Moonj is harvested in the months of October and November. Women weave and compose baskets for their household utility and also to form a part of a bride’s trousseau. This is largely carried out as a secondary occupation to agriculture in Uttar Pradesh.
Kolhapuri chhapals easily identified by their look. also have names like Kapsae, Korwnda, ShahuMaharaj, Maherban, LadiesPaper etc.
The stunning Gotta Patti work on the ethnic wear of the Rajasthani womenfolk is a
“What can you do with a rice grain? You can feed it to the crow,
When gods and demons were churning the ocean (Sheersagar) for the divine Nectar (Mahamrita), an
Indian musical instruments owe their existence to the divine. Gandharvas, Kinnaras, Narada, Tumburu are some
Gaatha brings to you, traditional handicrafts and the culture behind them, directly from the very home of the Indian artisan.