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Let Us Discover Channapatna – The Toy land of India

The new-age gadgets and technological advancements have altered our love for age-old practices and products of exquisite craftsmanship. The influx of foreign far-fetched devices has literally taken over the demand of traditional handicrafts and hand-made artifacts. And of all the odds, competition from outsourced products which come at cheap prices has killed the passion and …

Art, Craft, Travel

Varanasi’s Unsung Wooden Toy Makers!

VARANASI AND ITS TOY MAKERS      (An edited version was published in RailBandhu magazine in March edition)     There is magic in their hands and dedication in their actions. There is solace on their faces and integrity in their demeanour. There is the perspective of art and anticipation of possibilities. My afternoon walk along the …

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