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Forum on Indian Crafts
Since the remote past, Indian art and craft has been distinguished as an impressive form of expression. Indian craft has been recognized for its sheer aesthetic appeal and functional value. India has the greatest variety of crafts anywhere in the world. The innovative artisan traditions of Indian craft showcase the wide canvas of creative activity whilst broadcasting the spectrum of development in India.

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 Poush Mela
Poush Mela is one of the attractions of Bengal during the Bengali month of Poush. The fair not only ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 1/16/2017 4:22:42 AM
By : Abhinav Dey
 All India Handicrafts Week 2016
All India Handicrafts Week is a week-long celebration of the multifarious Handicrafts of India organ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 1/1/2017 8:34:49 PM
By : Amrita Poddar
 Kantha Stitch of Bengal
Crafts of Bengal have a very special place when we talk of Indian craft. Every craft in Bengal from ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 12/27/2016 4:13:14 AM
By : Abhinav Dey
 Blue Pottery of Jaipur
Blue Pottery is one of the traditional and most striking crafts of the cultural city of Jaipur due t..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 11/29/2016 4:10:31 AM
By : Aman Saxena
 Banjara Embroidery
Banjara Embroidery is practised by the Banjaras of Madhya Pradesh. The designs created by them are a..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star5On : 10/18/2016 5:39:18 AM
By : Sheena Batra
 Applique Work in Textile Crafts
Applique is one of the popular techniques in India of making decorative motifs and designs more noti..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star5On : 12/15/2016 7:33:07 AM
By : Nandini Sharma
 Wood Craft of Manipur
The northeast state of Manipur is well known for its crafts, especially the wood craft which has see..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 8/6/2016 4:25:42 AM
By : Shruti Kakkar
 Mall Culture is Destroying our Ethnicity
The mall culture in India is increasing day by day and youngsters are more found in shopping malls r..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star7On : 9/30/2016 5:18:23 AM
By : Nisha Arora
 Ceramic Artists in India
Ceramic Art encompasses materials of ceramic which include clay being transformed into artistic crea..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star6On : 8/13/2016 5:11:25 AM
By : Minakshi Iyer
 Tamil Brahmin Bridal Jewellery
Indians love their gold and nowhere is this love displayed with more fervour than at Indian weddings..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 11/9/2016 7:27:09 AM
By : Ann87
 Lesser known Unconventional Art Forms
There are many unconventional art forms also prevalent in the country that are not much known or spo..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star5On : 9/28/2016 5:06:20 AM
By : Abhinav Dey
 Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath
The Chitrakala Parishath in Bengaluru, Karnataka is considered as one of the most prominent art have..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star6On : 10/1/2016 5:45:32 AM
By : Minakshi Iyer
 Clay art of Krishnanagar
Last week I visited Kolkata with my family and came to know about a village called Krishnanagar. The..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 5/17/2016 5:39:44 AM
By : Sheena Batra
 Mirror Image Writting
Mirror Image Man--Piyush Goel He has a hobby of writing words in mirror image in two languages Hindi..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star10On : 9/26/2016 5:17:00 AM
By : Poonam Malhotra
 Athangudi Tiles
Athangudi tiles are handmade tiles which are used to decorate the floors and walls of houses. The cr..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 3/16/2016 1:13:21 AM
By : Shreya Shetty
 Pashmina Art of Kashmir
A symbol of luxury and elegance, Pashmina has always been the love and desire of women all around th..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star6On : 3/31/2016 5:54:02 AM
By : Mudasir Bhat
 Crafts Fair in India
A Craft Fair is a place where both craftsmen with their artifacts and craft admirers assemble and ex..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star6On : 12/15/2016 8:04:18 AM
By : Nandini Sharma
 Diamond Jewellery
Diamonds are loved by everyone and are forever...
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star10On : 3/28/2016 11:11:20 PM
By : Thangamayil Jewellery
 Significance of Id-ul-Azha
`Id-ul-Azha` is one of the most important Muslim festivals. This festival is observed and celebrated..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 11/28/2015 4:17:33 AM
By : Anamika Sen
 Hello to Everyone
Hi My name is Michael Trio. I am new member of the community and i like to say hello to all members...
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star1On : 8/20/2015 2:19:56 AM
By : Vicky Verma
 Tilla Jutti
Tilla jutti is a famous craft of Haryana. With its elegant designs and interesting colour combinatio..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star5On : 8/10/2015 4:41:23 AM
By : Drishti Patel
 Nail Art
Sine the last few years, the trend of nail art has become hugely popular amongst the fashion conscio..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star15On : 6/1/2016 5:45:00 AM
By : Piyush Sethi
 Craft capital of India
Did you know Jaipur is known as the craft capital of India?..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star9On : 12/20/2016 4:22:21 AM
By : Amrita Poddar
 Channapatna Toys
India takes pride in the diverse and beautiful crafts it produces and Channapatna toys are one of th..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star6On : 10/28/2014 5:45:26 AM
By : Monish Mishra
 Pietra Dura
Pietra Dura is a type of inlay work using highly polished colored stones. It is a decorative art mai..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 9/22/2014 4:17:27 AM
By : Shruti Kakkar
 Korvai Weaving
Korvai weaving is an old method of weaving which employs complex methods for interlacing the borders..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 9/14/2014 4:40:57 AM
By : Sonika Gupta
 White Metal Crafts
White metal crafts are mostly prepared with light-coloured metal like tin and pewter and look gorgeo..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star1On : 9/9/2014 4:49:52 AM
By : Shreya Shetty
 Indian art and artisans
India has its own kind of art and craft products and these products are made by traditional artisans..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star6On : 2/16/2015 8:09:58 PM
By : IndianArtIdeas .
 The Beautiful Art of Inlay
Inlay is a beautiful art where a base object is decorated by inserting coloured materials into the d..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star1On : 1/14/2015 1:46:35 AM
By : IndianArtIdeas .
 The colorful Hunnar of Handicraft
When the patterned beauty of Handlooms is woven with the intricate artistry of Handicrafts a colorfu..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star0On : 7/25/2014 3:07:52 AM
By : Hunnarbaaz
 Crafts Council of India
India has a rich tradition of making crafts and many artisans are involved in this since long. Craft..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star0On : 7/14/2014 5:25:52 AM
By : Nisha Arora
 Renaissance architecture
Can you tell renaissance architecture in India..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star0On : 6/16/2014 11:38:43 PM
By : Tuhin Sarkar
 The Art of Doll Making
In India doll making is an ancient art and over years it has represented varying Indian traditions a..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 7/16/2014 10:57:49 PM
By : Indian Carnival
 Hobbycraft
Hobbycraft is an arts and crafts superstore chain in the United Kingdom. It was started by the Haski..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star0On : 3/31/2014 12:18:19 AM
By : Shilpi Shukla
 Wood Crafts of Jharkhand
There are quite a few forms of craft in the eastern state of Jharkhand and one of them is the bamboo..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star1On : 12/11/2014 2:17:45 AM
By : vidushi Rungta
 Crafts of Jharkhand
The crafts of Jharkhand form a very significant part of the cultural lineage of the state of Jharkha..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star0On : 3/31/2014 12:15:45 AM
By : Shilpi Shukla
 Art and Crafts of Bengal
The leather crafts a fine example of contemporary art and craft in West Bengal owe their widespread ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star0On : 3/31/2014 12:11:52 AM
By : Shilpi Shukla
 Art and Crafts of Bengal
The leather crafts a fine example of contemporary art and craft in West Bengal owe their widespread ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star8On : 4/27/2015 5:16:16 AM
By : Neel Malhotra
 Ashoka Lion Capital
Ashoka Lion capital or the Sarnath lion capital is the national symbol of India. The Sarnath pillar ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star0On : 3/27/2014 10:35:26 PM
By : Shilpi Shukla
 Shell Craft in India
In the 18th and early 19th centuries fashionable ladies of artistic inclination collected shells and..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star0On : 3/17/2014 10:30:45 PM
By : Arpita Paul
 Shell grottoes
Shell grottoes were all the rage in the 18th and 19th centuries in Britain. Minerals and fossils wer..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star0On : 3/17/2014 10:27:12 PM
By : Arpita Paul
 Shell pictures
Shell pictures and shell nosegays were popular with exponents of shellcraft amongst whom were princi..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star0On : 3/17/2014 10:26:33 PM
By : Arpita Paul
 Politics and pseudo-realism in India
Pseudo-real portrayal of situations and events is not the monopoly of the rich capitalist west. The ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star0On : 3/17/2014 10:22:40 PM
By : Arpita Paul
 Magic realism
The word magic realism was first coined by a German art critic named Franz Roh in 1925 in his book N..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star0On : 3/17/2014 10:00:00 PM
By : Arpita Paul
 pseudoreal art
Often referred to as probably the most talented among the new breed of artists in India Devajyoti Ra..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star0On : 3/17/2014 9:30:41 PM
By : Arpita Paul
 Clay Handicrafts
With its origination during the Indus Valley Civilization clay craft or pottery is said to be one of..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star0On : 2/17/2014 4:24:03 AM
By : Priya Nagpal
 Patharkatti
Prevalence of rock carving one of the primitive rock art can be seen in the states of Rajasthan Jaip..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star0On : 2/17/2014 4:23:16 AM
By : Priya Nagpal
 Papier Mache
Vibrant colored papers are combined together to form varied crafts like kites masks decorative flowe..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star0On : 2/17/2014 4:22:47 AM
By : Priya Nagpal
 Shell Handicraft
From time immemorial shell handicrafts are one of the dependable crafts in India. Shell Handicraft c..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star1On : 3/17/2014 9:28:21 PM
By : Arpita Paul
 Wood craft
Wood craft is prevalent in India even before stone sculpture came into existence. Varied goods are c..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star5On : 12/15/2016 3:57:33 AM
By : Drishti Patel
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