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Paris Calling Varanasi Weavers

Paris Calling Varanasi Weavers

At a time when Banaras Handloom Textiles is into its roughest ride, the local representative in Indian Parliament Mr. Narendra Modi, who is India’s Prime Minister too, invited Mr. Emmanuel Macron – President of the global capital of Fashion Industry France on a state visit to Varanasi recently. Varanasi received the right person as guest […]

Providing Gratitude to PM Modi and discussion with CM Yogi for hand loom promotion

Providing Gratitude to PM Modi and discussion with CM Yogi for hand loom promotion

Craftsmanship in India has been a much-revered form of a special category art since ancient times. Textiles, different types of fabrics and designs have all been present in India since ancient civilizations. We have a very interesting deep-rooted history of diverse and varied clothing customs and patterns, endemic to various parts of the country which […]

Traders hail Modi, Bollywood stars for breathing life into handloom industry

Mr. Rajesh Shah - JDS Varanasi

Their clothes, mostly handloom made, are influencing others to wear similar products and this in turn is boosting the business of the weavers’ community in India. What’s common between Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his cabinet colleague Smriti Irani, cine stars Rekha, Vidya Balan and actor turned-MP Kirron Kher? They all wear handloom products and are […]