5The crafts of India are diverse, rich in history and religion. The craft of each state in India reflect the influence of different empires. Throughout centuries, crafts have been embedded as a culture and tradition within rural communities.
Handicrafts sector occupies an important place in the economy of West Bengal as it contributes significantly to employment generation and export earnings. The economic importance of the sector also lies in its high employment potential, low capital investment, high value addition and a constant, if not increasing, demand both in the domestic and overseas markets. […]
Remunerating Indian Handicrafts Heritage Indian handicrafts and artists were facing downfall in their business due to fast changing world and lack of market support. After the boom of e-commerce in India they found new hope, artisans have found a platform which is helping them to focus on their work: everything else is being managed by e-commerce portals […]
Transformation of ancient handicrafts to modern design Art of Indus Valley Civilization/Mohenjo Daro We are living in a country that has a strong identity in world for its handicrafts. The history of handicrafts is almost 5000 years old. Indus valley civilization the first references to handicraft found from the Mohenjo Daro, Sindh Indus valley civilization aprox 3000 B.C – […]