Tag: Odisha Weavers

National Handloom Day
National Handloom Day: Odisha weavers reviving dying art, being 'killed' with no aid from govt

As the world observes National Handloom Day today, the weavers need more than just awards and felicitations. They need economic support. They need patronage in terms of market and skill development training. 

  • Sunday, 07 August 2022
A Jugalbandi
Painters Paint Weaver’s Houses With Sambalpuri Designs

A Jugalbandi: Painters paint houses of weavers with the intricate Sambalpuri cloth designs in Sambalpur Kardola village

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  • Saturday, 20 November 2021
National Handloom Day: How Pandemic Has Woven Disaster For Weavers In Odisha’s Bargarh
How Pandemic Has Woven Disaster For Weavers In Odisha’s Bargarh

OTV came up with the many such families of Petupali village under Sohela block of Bargarh district where the pandemic crisis has broken the backbone of the traditional weavers.

  • Saturday, 07 August 2021
Odisha Weavers
Covid Impact: Weavers In Odisha Unable To Bear Anymore

Many weaver families reside in Cuttack’s Nuapatna and Maniabandha. When one enters the village, you enter their world of handlooms and threads. These threads & fabrics tie these villagers together in an age old vocation.

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  • Sunday, 20 June 2021
Odisha Weavers
Odisha Weavers Hit Hard By COVID-19 Lockdown Seek Govt Assistance

Bhubaneswar: The nationwide lockdown has severely affected livelihood of thousands of weavers across Odisha. These handloom workers, who have worked at the looms for generations to eke out a living, have been hit hard by the COVID-19 lockdown as their economic activities have come to a standstill. While they are not getting raw material to […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021

Vidhan Sabha Election Result

Chhattisgarh 50
Telangana 69
Rajasthan 103
MadhyaPradesh 142

Rajasthan, MP, Chhattisgarh, Telangana