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wearing her own weaves is but a dream..

19 Aug

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Jamdani – Intricate weaves and skilled weavers.

26 Apr


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Read the story of the weavers here

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It takes a decade and more to become a skilled jamdani weaver .

muslin & a lesson in history

19 Aug


Image Credits : — Read the story on this link by Syed Touhid Hassan.

“i am young and nimble. i create jamdani weaves, which you enjoy.”

23 Dec

image credits: Tipu Kibria

* jamdani is a traditional weave of bangladesh and bengal.

..the sindoor takes center stage. “sindoor khela” celebrated by married bengali women.

10 Oct

image credits :picturemakers2006

sindoor =vermillion