Indian handicrafts

Diwali 2017: Here's how to use Indian art to decorate your home

Diwali 2017: Here's how to use Indian art to decorate your home

Indian traditional culture and value system has an inherent respect for the environment and nature. Indian art is characterised by the same underlying values.

Oct 13, 2017, 08:34 AM IST

Exhibition showcasing Indian handicrafts, handloom held in Kuwait

An exhibition showcasing Indian handicrafts and handloom items like hand-made carpets, wood and brass show pieces has been held in Kuwait by the Indian Embassy to boost the export of such products.

Oct 26, 2016, 14:06 PM IST
Annual Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav opens on Oct 15

Annual Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav opens on Oct 15

Craftsmen from all over the country will display and sell their work at the festival.

Oct 14, 2016, 16:38 PM IST
Flaunt your roots by decorating home with Indian handicrafts

Flaunt your roots by decorating home with Indian handicrafts

Add a desi touch by decorating home with Indian handicrafts.

Sep 12, 2016, 08:19 AM IST

India has overtaken Germany and Italy in textile exports: Textiles Secretary

India is performing exceedingly well in the textiles and handicrafts sector at the global level, outstripping both Germany and Italy, in terms of export revenue turnarounds, said Union Textiles Secretary Zohra Chatterjee.

Jun 11, 2014, 15:03 PM IST

Banaras Utsav: Melting pot of arts, crafts, music, books

Art aficionados, cultural connoisseurs and litterateurs have a new destination later this month with the Banaras Utsav debuting in India`s cultural calendar.

Oct 05, 2013, 08:51 AM IST

Multi-media exhibition celebrates Indian diversity

Paintings by the Bhil tribals of Madhya Pradesh and Rathwa telling creative myths of Pithora Dev sit alongside reprints of 15th century manuscripts at an exhibition inaugurated in the national capital Thursday.

Sep 06, 2013, 08:55 AM IST

Past met present at Delhi Couture Week

History to heritage, mythology to Victorian, Opium to Punjab - designers deftly explored the best of Indian handicrafts from different eras.

Aug 05, 2013, 20:29 PM IST

Visual treat of Indian handicrafts and calligraphy in Cairo

A unique exhibition of visual arts showcasing the rich cultural heritage of Indian scripts has been unspooled at the Hanager Arts Centre in this Egyptian capital.

Apr 18, 2013, 19:03 PM IST

Handicrafts exports grow 17.5% to $2.7 bn in FY’12

India's handicrafts exports jumped 17.5 percent year-on-year to USD 2.7 billion in the 2011-12 fiscal, despite demand slowdown in major importing markets like the US and Europe.

Apr 11, 2012, 16:29 PM IST

Five African countries` handicrafts coming to Dilli Haat

Eighteen African craftswomen from five African countries will participate in Dastkari Haat Samiti`s annual crafts bazaar.

Dec 19, 2011, 09:02 AM IST

Indian handicrafts get contemporary twist at Craft Traditions

Arts and crafts from the length and breadth of India are now being mixed with modern designs by an organisation that hopes to keep the charm of Indian handicrafts alive.

Jul 20, 2011, 08:48 AM IST

Michelle charmed by Indian handicrafts

Bedspreads, Ganeshas, toys...Michelle can`t stop buying at crafts museum.

Nov 08, 2010, 16:36 PM IST

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