Author: Jasleen Dhamija
Publisher: National Book Trust
ISBN/UPC (if available): 8123739117
This book, concise yet comprehensive, and richly illustrated, tells the story of how the arts and crafts of an ancient and imaginative people can be related to their day-to-day living, their legends, myths and festivals.
India’s rich heritage is preserved in its folk arts and crafts. Today there is a tremendous interest in the rich heritage of Indian folk tradition. Immense in its variety and range, this tradition reflects the amazing diversity of the people who have created it.
Floor-Coverings and Pile Carpets
Pottery and Terracotta
Ivory, Bone and Horn-Carving
Basket-Making and Mat-Weaving
Festival and Ritual Crafts