Enormous life styles, traces of royal and ethnic fascinating legacies behold multi-faceted cultural history of Indian handicrafts.
Local artisans are the gems of Indian handicrafts. They have ornamented and preserved the rich Indian heritage of timeless traditions and culture. Artisans are the backbone of rural economy, and most of them come from a very humble background. In spite of the fact that most of them live below the poverty line but they are the real custodians of invaluable Indian art forms, traditions and culture.
Local artisans have inherited their craft skill from generations gone by. One of the biggest challenges before Indian Handicrafts Industry is to ensure that artisan’s unique skills, remains relevant and Indian culture remains alive and thrives in the times to come. Indian government is making a lot of efforts to promote Indian handicrafts abroad, which is boosting Indian handicrafts in International markets.