By Ayushi Tomar

MAHESHWARI – “SYMPHONY OF WEAVES”

                                              “when  the weavers work  & shuttles fly,          They gaze at their looms with a skilful eye,        Between the heddles &  takeup roll,         […]

By Ayushi Tomar

DONGRIA KONDH- IN THE MIDST OF NIYAMGIRI HILLS

       THE ART OF WEAVING KAPDAGANDA SHAWLS This is a story of self sustaining tribes living in harmony with  rich forests  surrounding the hillside, where  summer monsoon rain turns streams  into rivers & mountains are worshipped as gods, these are Niyamgiri hills homed one of India’s  most remote tribes in orissa” – The […]

By Akhil Khanna

The Nation’s Favourite: Maheshwari Saris

The term Maheshwari saris ring bells in every sari-loving woman’s ears. It originates from Maheshwar, a city in Madhya Pradesh. The Maratha Holkar rule is one of the strongest encouragements behind the development of Maheshwari Saris. The 9-yard sari was designed by skilled craftsmen employed by Ahilya Rani Bai, this style was appreciated in the […]