The crafts of India have been valued throughout time. Their existence today proves the efforts put into their preservation. The original roots of Indian handicrafts belongs to rural craftsmanship.Handicrafts are the creative products made by the skill of the hand without the help of modern machinery and equipment.
India’s rich cultural heritage and centuries of evolutionary tradition is manifested by the huge variety of handicrafts made all over the country. Handicrafts are a mirror of the cultural identity of the ethnic people who make it. Through the ages, handicrafts made in India like the Kashmiri woollen carpets, Zari embroidered fabrics, terracotta and ceramic products, silk fabrics etc. have maintained their exclusiveness. In the ancient times, these handicrafts were exported to far off countries of Europe, Africa, West Asia and Far East via the ‘silk route’. The entire wealth of timeless Indian handicrafts has survived through the ages. These crafts carry the magnetic appeal of the Indian culture that promises exclusivity, beauty, dignity and style.
Made by Local craftsmen
Has huge demand globally
Region wise types & varieties