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Wednesday, October 28, 2020

National handloom day

NATIONAL HANDLOOM DAY NEWS

Handloom Day announcements look like a mix of the good and the bad, but are mostly foggy

August 21, 2020 9:19 am

Jaya Jaitly writes: In the case of the textiles sector, what happened to the Satyam and Ajai Shankar committee reports? What about the inputs from the few meetings that were held before COVID-19 arrived?

What does the dissolution of the All India Handloom Board mean for the industry?

August 08, 2020 5:31 pm

A recent order from the Ministry of Textiles has thrown up questions of its validity and the road ahead for handloom weavers

Explained: Why is August 7 called National Handloom Day

August 07, 2020 7:50 pm

National Handloom Day: In 2015, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the first National Handloom Day. It was a salute to weavers and others in the industry to promote the handmade and the handwoven.

National Handloom Day 2020: From Jamdani to Banarasi silk, which one is your favourite?

August 07, 2020 4:20 pm

Your favourite actors love traditional handloom saris; which one would you pick for your next special occasion?

From Aatmanirbharta to Make in India: Strengthening India's handloom sector

August 07, 2020 3:50 pm

National Handloom Day 2020: India’s soft power has long been endorsed by the handloom and handicraft space, in addition to other symbols of cultural power in the field of arts and crafts

National Handloom Day 2020: Priyanka to Vidya, celebs urge people to go 'vocal for local'

August 07, 2020 2:50 pm

National Handloom Day 2020: Celebrities took to social media to post pictures of themselves in Indian textiles, promoting the importance of traditional weaves

National Handloom Day 2019: These designers create handwoven garments for kids

August 07, 2019 2:51 pm

On 5th National Handloom Day, we bring you a list of clothing lines that make sustainable, handwoven outfits for children, such as Jayati Bose's Choto Golpo and Arun Kumar's Ambaram. These are eco-friendly and comfortable for your child's skin.

Revisiting some rare weaves, this National Handloom Day

August 07, 2019 12:44 pm

From north to south, east to west, India has rich handlooms and traditions defining the country’s cultural capital, woven with organic deftness.

Hanging on a Thread

August 08, 2018 1:20 am

A documentary sheds light on the dying art of weaving in Varanasi- how the practicing artisans took pride in it, and now with the passage of time, the looms, neatly kept, lie untouched.

Why India and its weavers needed a National Handloom Day

August 08, 2018 10:42 am

Why the need for National Handloom Day? When seen as instruments of soft diplomacy; handlooms and crafts empower cottage industries and showcase the multiple identities present in a country.

NATIONAL HANDLOOM DAY PHOTOS

10 types of Indian handloom saris you should own

August 07, 2018 1:44 pm

Sari can be hailed as the most versatile garment and if draped well can completely metamorphose the look of a woman. India is a treasure trove of different kinds of saris and if delved deep enough, you will be completely spoilt for choice. Take a look at these saris and then you will no longer doubt us.