Samantha Akkineni on the significance of handloom

August 7 marked the National Handloom Day for India, where people commemorated our weavers. On Monday, actress Samantha Akkineni remembered the day by posting a picture of her and her family adorned in handloom clothes. “Handpicked, handcombed, and handwoven with devotion and love. A supple spinning of heritage Ponduru cotton woven into a perfect canvas […]

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These advisory bodies were a forum to present weaver communities’ issues to the authorities and advise the Government in formulation of overall development programmes in the handloom and handicraft sectors.

Independence Day 2018: Here’s how you can contribute your services to the country

8)   Visit tourist hotspots in India and discover the diverse beauty of our country. Explore the North Eastern states. They are endowed with natural beauty. If you haven’t travelled across the length and breadth of your own country, plan a trip right away.