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Sankheda furniture from Gujarat

Sankheda furniture from Gujarat

Traditional Sankheda furniture of Gujarat have a royal history dating back to centuries. Sankheda furniture is known for its captivating art and longe
Carpets from Banaras

Carpets from Banaras

Dhurries are made manually by skilled artisans on a traditional horizontal loom or vertical loom.Dhurries can be used year round. The cotton dhurrie i
Toda Embroidery from Tamil Nadu

Toda Embroidery from Tamil Nadu

Known by the name, Pugur in Toda language (meaning flower), the embroidery tradition has lived through a century of its documented history to manifest
Bengal Diaries – Begumpur

Bengal Diaries – Begumpur

Begumpur, in the Hooghly district of West Bengal, is not far from Kolkata but as your car drives slowly through narrow alleys, and besides small pukur
Leheriya Dyeing from Rajasthan

Leheriya Dyeing from Rajasthan

Leheriya is an art that imitates the wave pattern. Mothra is an extension of the leheriya where two sets of diagonal lines cross each other creating s
Tarkashi inlay from Rajasthan

Tarkashi inlay from Rajasthan

Taarkashi (taar meaning wire), is the technique of inlaying fine flattened wire of brass copper or silver in wood . The patterns inlayed are usually i
Bhoota Figures from Mangalore

Bhoota Figures from Mangalore

Bhoota Figures are taken or based on from the olden traditions or it is on the religious beliefs that led the people of the villages. It is a traditio
Walnut Wood Carving from Jammu and Kashmir

Walnut Wood Carving from Jammu and Kashmir

Walnut wood carving is an ornamental and delicate craft process that is unique to Kashmir due to the concentration of walnut trees in this region.
Willow Wicker from Kashmir

Willow Wicker from Kashmir

Willow Wicker Craft , locally referred to as Keani Keam, is a hand skilled craft from kashmir involving weaving using willow reeds. Basket-weaving
Kora mat weaving from Kerela

Kora mat weaving from Kerela

Mats made of Kora grass are beautiful, eco-friendly crafts of Kerala. The kora grass grows abundantly in riverbanks and marshy areas. It is a highly v
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