Monday, Dec 05, 2022


Training in wood carving at the Directorate of Handicrafts & Handlooms in Gangtok, Sikkim

Handmade Heaven: Here's Our Guide To What You Should Pick Up In Sikkim

A trip to Sikkim can never be complete without exploring its amazing array of handloom and handicrafts

24 November 2022

Wood from the walnut tree is preferred for carving as it is dense and has a fine grain that is good

The Disappearing Craft Of Likhai

A guide from Shankhdhura village in Uttarakhand documents the intricate craft of Likhai that once adorned windows and doorframes in villages across Kumaon

Young people attend weaving workshops at Gangtok's state handicraft centre

Why You Must Pick Up A Loinloom Jacket From This Place In Gangtok

The state handicraft centre has to be on your bucketlist when you are in Sikkim

A craftsperson creates a pattachitra painting in Raghurajpur. This art for of Odisha is said to date

Handmade In India: 5 Craft Villages That Are Keeping Ancient Arts Alive

Explore these craft villages and get in touch with the artsy side of India

12 October 2022

Patachitra art of Naya village is a big draw at urban handicraft fairs

The Artistic Splendour Of Naya

UNESCO officials visiting Kolkata to join the colourful curtain raiser for this year's Durga Puja in the wake of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity citation awarded to the festival also visited a little known...

MG Marg in Gangtok is a popular hangout spot

The OT Guide: Where To Eat, Play, And Shop In Gangtok

Sikkim's capital is an addictive blend of the contemporary and traditional. Here's our guide to the unmissable places and experiences

05 May 2022

Celebrating banned books

Kumaon Literature Festival To Return In Physical Avatar After 2 Years

Besides insightful talks, there will also be food stalls serving local Kumaon delicacies and a full-fledged 'Kumaon Bazaar' showcasing regional wellness products, award winning knitwear brands that involve mountain village...

29 September 2022