Indi Hands

NIBURAN BASAK

Master Weaver, Fulia, West-Bengal

My name is Nibarun Basak (name changed), and I am about 53 years old. I learnt the skill of weaving Tangail saree from my father, late Sri Kiran Chandra Basak.

SUMATI RANI

Kantha Weaver, Shantiniketan, West-Bengal

Thread work or Kantha Embroidery is a means of our daily struggle for livelihood. My name is Sumati (name changed), I have a 6 year old son Rakesh and my

DURGA PRASAD DAS

Master Artisan, Coochbehar, West-Bengal

My name is Durga Prasad (name changed), aged about 65 years. I weave various daily usable products using natural jute fiber. I belong to Coochbehar district situated in the foothills

GOUTAM KARMAKAR

Master Artisan- Dokra Art, Deriapur Village, West-Bengal (South)

“Many people say that our village is very rich in heritage and has a National importance.” The reason being, our village has 45 families, all of them are artisans practicing