Popular Crafts

Traditionally the pots and the other items are made on the wheel. Clay is the main raw material which is found locally. Crafts persons design...

Bihar has a tradition of carpet-weaving since the Buddhist and Mauryan era. The carpet industry found royal patronage about 300 ago, during the...

Woollen felted namdhas with embroidered and appliqu?d design are made at Tonk and Malpura. Namdhas are generally printed and fringed. Dhurrie...

This is a versatile craft and the articles made out of coconut shells range from table lamps and finger bowls to boxes and even jewellery....

The marble tomb of Shaikh Salim Chisti in Fatehpur Sikri was built in 1572 by Emperor Akbar. It is the precursor to an age known as the 'Reign of...