Handicrafts

Schemes galore for skilled weavers of Odisha: Piyush Goyal

The minister was answering to a question by Kendrapara MP Anubhav Mohanty on whether the quality and capacity of artisans is getting affected due to design intervention and updated tech.

published on : 28th July 2022

Odisha handicrafts department to set up four facilitation centres for bamboo artisans

The centres will come up at bamboo clusters in Deogarh (Bamparada), Sambalpur (Sambalpur town), Boudh (Sindurapur in Kantamal block) and Koraput (Boipariguda block).

published on : 9th July 2022

Liberation through handicrafts

Shunned by in-laws, Madhumita started a journey which has seen her start her own establishment which provides livelihood to 180 tribal women, reports Mukesh Kumar

published on : 17th April 2022

15-day long Bihar Utsav concluded in Delhi today

Mela Prabhari Visheshwer Prasad said,  ‘There were 59 stalls. The Exhibition cum sale of handicraft and handloom products made by artisans showcased the arts, culture, and heritage of Bihar."

published on : 1st April 2022

Celebrations mark 28th foundation day of Dilli Haat

Dilli Haat has been a home to thousands of handicraft artisans and a one stop destination for buyers of authentic handicrafts.

published on : 29th March 2022

Weavers seek GI tag for Woraiyur cotton saree

An application has been filed seeking the Geographical Indication (GI) tag for Woraiyur cotton saree.

published on : 28th March 2022

A treasure trove of rare art, artefacts & traditional ways

The art of making Cheriyal dolls in Siddipet district is one such handicraft, which he has been trying to keep alive.

published on : 20th March 2022

Revenue dept reclaims Rs 50-crore property in capital leased in 1935 

The property was taken on lease by Hindu Mission, a charitable organisation that became defunct years ago.

published on : 25th February 2022

Bihar handlooms attracts visitors at international fair in Delhi

Upendra Maharathi Shilp Anusandhan Sansthan put up exhibition of Bihar’s traditional arts and cultural artefacts at the fair which concluded on Sunday.

published on : 1st November 2021