Bengal, since time immemorial has gifted some wonderful creative geniuses along with their artworks to India. Some places in Bengal though deeply rural, is extremely rich with some beautiful crafts. They are also individually known by their traditional names – like Dokra & Terracotta. These crafts beautifully accessorize the Indian women of ...
Bengal, since time immemorial has gifted some wonderful creative geniuses along with their artworks to India. Some places in Bengal though deeply rural, is extremely rich with some beautiful crafts. They are also individually known by their traditional names – like Dokra & Terracotta. These crafts beautifully accessorize the Indian women of all generations and decorate houses for every special occasion, reasons & seasons.
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Hindu myths, legends, motifs of local flora & fauna… that’s what reflects in the patterns & designs of Crafts of Bengal! All Bengal’s crafts be it a Shitalpati or a Dokra, have a sense of nostalgia in their designs that is exclusively Bangali. However, nowadays with introduction of e-commerce markets contemporary designs are also making place in the world of Banglar hastashilpa.
Bengal’s antique pieces carry quintessence of its roots. Simple, day-to-day materials as menial as alluvial soil, patkathi or local murta plants give shapes to some astounding home decors like terracotta artifacts, shitalpati mats etc. The wonderful dokra showpieces, a bearer of age-old tradition, are modeled out with wax and metals. Their natural fervor, perhaps, produces a beauty that is unmatchable by any precious creations. Ths is why Kiukart is promoting their glories which are sure to attract modern eyes.
Bengal’s unique specialization in various forms of craft originated at the ground level – in the lanes and by lanes of its hamlets. A home to a number of gifted artisans, Bengal’s art retains the splendor India’s antiquity in its creations – be it a dokra handicraft or a shitalpati mat the crafts of Bengal undoubtedly pays tribute to the rich cultural heritage of India. This is why online stores like Kiukart take initiative to spread their glory far and wide.
The inspiration of Crafts of Bengal flaunts with sweet tune of the sole of Bengal however the sweetness never limits itself by any boundary. It is being always expressed through the heart of every guest of this Bengal. The prelude of this motivation takes its stakes in every Bengal born. The Crafts of Bengal is proud to be one of them. Dedication, excellence and innovation are the basics of this tradition of Bengal. It hardly matters the form of craft while its comes from the tradition of the Craft of Bengal because beyond those pillars something of them always have to define there own existence- the sole of Craft that comes from the heart of craftsmen what connects them with them who use the craft. The age-old tradition of the Craft of Bengal always welcomes everyone to reveal the secrets of its making excellence.