1)Jewellery has been an integral part of #indianculture for many years & is worn for every occasion.
Indian Jewellery can be traced back over 5k yrs to the Indus Valley civilization, where it was crafted with less sophisticated techniques than today @narendramodi #jewelledtweeter
Kundankari is prevalent in Rajasthan& Gujarat known as 'Jewllery of Royals'involves making holes in the precious metal, engraving the gems& stones,setting them in these holes perfectly. It's made of solid metal & stuffed with Lac.@LevinaNeythiri@vanitajain21
Apr 11, 2021 • 18 tweets • 15 min read
1) India 🇮🇳 has an edge as far as #ecofriendly handicrafts are concerned because it has a tradition of making beautiful #handicrafts with articles like ivory, bamboo, palm leaves, seashells, wood, coconut shells, clay, cloth, metals, stone & so on.#vocalforlocal@narendramodi
Jute is extracted frm fiber of jute tree that is obtained after prolonged soaking in water.100% natural & biodegradable fiber, keeping the environment green & clean.tendency to transform itself into awe inspiring artifacts & #Handicrafts @blsanthosh@pcsarangi
Mar 16, 2021 • 4 tweets • 3 min read
Coconut coir & shell
is tough,perfect for giving ur utensils an all-natural clean. Put them in ur compost once their job is done & there's no guilt of adding to the trash in the landfills.They are 100% compostable & biodegradable.
Name "Coir" comes from kayar, the Tamil & Malayalam word for cord or rope made frm coconut fibre.Ropes & cordage have been made from coconut fibre since ancient times. Indian navigators who sailed the seas to Malaya, Java, China, & the Persian Gulf centuries ago used coir.
1)Traditional &Tribal ART hv been passed dwn frm generations& r still practised in different parts of country sm untouched by modernisation, some adapting to new paint colours & materials.All r unique, admirable & inimitable in their own might #vocalforlocal #AtmaNirbharBharat
Originating in Rajasthan Phad is a religious form of scroll painting depicting folk deities Pabuji or Devnarayan.The 30 -15 ft-long canvas/cloth that is painted on is called phad. Vegetable clrs & running narrative of the lives& heroic deeds of deities characterise these.
Dec 15, 2020 • 19 tweets • 11 min read
Shared my views on #ddnews#DoorDash on exemption of quality control standards on Indigenous toys with Hastshlilp & IG tags. How it ll work as a sanjeevani for revival of many art,skills & dying culture & heritage ,besides improving livelihood of artisans & talent @narendramodi
Many projects under #ModiGovt r promoting cluster development where artisans can enhance their skils of art & digitalization.They r given opportunities & platforms to promote & revive their talent @minmsme & is also playing an imp role @blsanthosh@byadavbjp
Jul 20, 2020 • 31 tweets • 19 min read
Saree a traditional female garment with various styles of draping, varying frm 5-9yrds length.There are more than 80 recorded ways to wear a sari,Nivi style is the most famous & there are more then 30 types of regional sarees found in India.#Swadeshi
Banarasi Saree made in Varanasi and known for their gold and silver zari. The sarees are made of finely woven silk and among the finest sarees in India. @blsanthosh@AmitShah