Now, Muslim artisans making `kaanvars`

Continuing with a
decades-old tradition, Muslim families here are becoming part
of `Sawan` celebrations by making `Kaanvars`, the colourful
pitchers used by Shiva devotees to carry holy water.

Jul 19, 2011, 20:24 PM IST

Kanwars: For Hindus by Muslims

You could hardly have guessed that some of the beautifully decorated kanwars carried by Hindu devotees during Kanwar Yatra have actually been made by Muslim artisans in UP`s Meerut district.

Aug 08, 2010, 14:44 PM IST