Jhutti

Jhutti

A dying tradition of weaving rice sheaves into beautiful art forms I vividly remember the old days, when there were no threshers and the harvested rice had to be...

Kolpa Nepal

Kolpa Nepal

“Come on inside and feel free to look around,” is what Jamba Shahi says, while eagerly working her hands on a wooden corner table, on my visit to the only...

Silver Linings

Silver Linings

Anyone can manufacture machine-made craft, but the skill of making them by hand is sacred. In the market, machine-made jewelry and other craft are easily available, but...