Popular Crafts

Embroidery done with metallic threads is called kalabattu and forms the zari. The main zari production centres are Surat in Gujarat and Varanasi...

Clay and terracotta articles, including toys, are produced as ritual items for decoration and are also used to craft utilitarian items.

The Chota Nagpur plateau region is thickly populated with bamboo grooves and the tribes of the region are masters in making exquisite baskets,...

Cooch Bihar produces a special kind of cane which is known as Mutra cane. Mutra cane is the basic or the raw material for preparing shitalpati....

Cane and bamboo are the two most commonly-used materials in daily life in Assam. Products ranging from household implements to construction of...