Posts Tagged ‘handicrafts’

West India Handicrafts

West India consists of the states of Gujarat, Maharashtra, Goa and also the union territories of Daman & Diu, Dadra and Nagar Haveli. Western India is a highly industrialized region with huge population. The states of West India are a beautiful blend of diverse variety of culture and tradition. This is beautifully captured in the [...]

South India Handicrafts

South India is a place endowed with rich tradition and culture which is manifested in the handicrafts of South India. Crafts work holds an important place in South India. South India Handicrafts, which has been an inseparable part of the people of South India, has been passed down by the experienced craftsman to the young [...]

East India Handicrafts

Handicrafts have always held an integral position in the lives of Indians. Despite the speedy change in the technological and social scenario of the country, handicraft continues to be the source of income for the majority of the Indians. As in other parts of India, so in East India, crafts work has maintained its rich [...]

North India Handicrafts

Handicraft or crafts works is a special form of work whereby the use of hands and simple tools leads to the birth of beautiful and useful decorative devices. The art of handicraft in India dates back to Indus Valley Civilization, from where it actually commenced and is continuing till date. The North India Handicrafts which [...]

Rajasthan – the land of striking Handicrafts

The land of maharajas, Rajasthan takes pride of its affluent cultural assortment which is reflected through its history, fine art and customs. Its hosts some of the magnificent citadels, forts and Hindu shrines in India that stands as a testimony to the state’s majestic grandeur. Another important aspect which sets the state apart from its [...]