Kevat community wears only red Bandhani turban at all occasions. Jat community in Narwa village wears a bright yellow turban.
Goa under the Portuguese rule used to be a hub for handloom weaving and many weavers had flourishing workshops that produced Kunbi sarees & kashtis.
On one of his district tours to Chumur, Deputy Commissioner of Leh, G. Prasanna Ramaswamy
The Changpas of Ladakh consist of four tribes further divided into fourteen groups, with an average of 130 families per group.
Bengal is famous for its weaving tradition, many small towns like Fulia, Baluchari, Begampur, Atpur are keeping this culture alive.
to make chau mask, Wool, jute, foil, bamboo sticks, plastic flowers and beads are used for ornamentation.
Before one starts to weave a Kani shawl the design or the pattern has to be made. It is given to a Naaqash to draw a pattern..
This makes the art of writing Talim a specialized practice and forms the foundation of the carpet industry.
“Every year vines grow taller & fatter…they cling to every support on their way, suck
Dancing on a toe it could either be a crane or this mad man… both
They are a sight to behold, a conversation so musical, a feeling so warm.... they are the people of Kashmir... in their land.
The story as told by the boatman goes…. A Kashmiri Pandit, Naraindas had a shop that used to cater to the needs of the tourists.
Gaatha brings to you, traditional handicrafts and the culture behind them, directly from the very home of the Indian artisan.