Popular Crafts

The north-eastern region of India is richest as far as production and use of cane and bamboo and its products is concerned. The cane or bamboo is...

Coir craft of Orissa is mainly practised at Sakhigopal, Puri, Pipli, Bhubaneswar Batamangala and Kendrapara. The local artists collect the fine...

Varanasi is the centre place for the stone carving articles and the people involved in this are known as raidas. . Plates, glasses, table wares,...

Popularly known as moti bharat, the bead work of Saurashtra is a ritual oriented craft and plays an important role in the life of women. Indhonis...

Assam is the home of several types of silks, the most prominent and prestigious being muga, the golden silk found exclusively in this state. Muga...