Samvardhan Trust

Indian Handicrafts

Indian handicrafts has long history and over the period of time it became very famous. Indian handicrafts is unique itself, and vast. Every region of India has its own style and uniqueness and change region to region. The art of making crafts by hand in India is called Indian handicrafts, in ancient India people lived in colonies called tribals and they were used to make utility items for their daily need, that art of making the crafts called handicrafts, and the items called handicrafts goods.


Then people started selling these products in the local markets “haat”. Time has been passed and people have become more developed and civilised in all aspects, those who were making handicraft products have started trading their makings by increasing demand and population. The artisans have also started traveling to some other places to sell their art effects. Jammu and Kashmir famous for its pashmina hand embroidered shawls, walnut crafts, peppier Mache and copper utensils.


Himachal Pradesh is famous for its Wood Carving, Indian Paintings, and Himachal Pradesh style of paintings is famous as Indian art that is Pahari miniature paintings, other than that Thangkas, Rugs & Carpets, Embroidery, Shawls, Leather Craft and Jewellery are also famous crafts of Himachal Pradesh.