Assam Silk Saree – Tagged "weavers" – Asom kriti

Assam handloom and handicrafts — weavers

Beautiful Tale of Handloom


Pic source Handloom being as old as mankind itself, requires revival today. Textile which is essential part of our everyday life and this necessity was fulfilled by handlooms where cloth is woven by hand. It is one the ancient family-based tradition in India. Handloom is not just source of livelihood but is form of an art to showcase weaver’s unique creativity and skill. Handloom industry is 2nd largest industry in India after agriculture industry serving as job provider to the rural community. A ‘handloom’ a fabric woven on loom which is manually operated without making use of electricity. Weaving is...

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