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Gurusaday Museum: “A National Treasure of Indian Heritage” and unique collection of Dokra Metal craft – West Bengal

The Gurusaday Museum – a National Treasure of Indian Heritage has a rich collection of approximately 3300 exquisite exhibits of folk arts and crafts, which amply reflect the vigour and vitality of the rural life of undivided Bengal as well … Continue reading

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A rare opportunity to interact with tribal masters of an ancient and complicated art: Workshop on making Dokra metal artefacts – Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Jharkhand & Orissa

Shilpa Raina, Deccan Herald, August 12, 2015 | To read the full article, click here >> A group of students were huddled together under one of the sheds at the National Crafts Museum recently […] Dokra art, an ancient method of making … Continue reading

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Banjara and Dokra: Tribal craftmanship in a state that exemplifies “India’s composite culture, pluralism and inclusiveness” – Telangana

Culture ‘South of North and North of South,’ Telangana State has long been a meeting place for diverse languages and cultures. It is easily the best example for India’s composite culture, pluralism and inclusiveness. Located on the uplands of Deccan … Continue reading

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