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Batik on Leather of Shanti Niketan, West Bengal


Cire- Perdue / Lost Wax Metal Casting - Houshold Items and Utensils of Nepal

Theatre, Performance Crafts

Dance Costumes of Manipur

Bone, Horn, Shell, Ivory

Coconut Shellware of Sri Lanka

Ritual Arts/Crafts

Dhokra/Lost Wax Metal Casting of West Bengal


Hill Crafts of Darjeeling, West Bengal

Tribal Crafts

Cane and Bamboo of Sikkim

Crochet, Lace, Braiding, Knitting

Bamboo and Cane Crafts of Sri Lanka

Hand-Block Printing

Wooden Block Making for Hand Printing in Pethapur, Gujarat

Cane, Bamboo

Vaas Kaam/Cane and Bamboo of Gujarat

Arts, Painting

Nail Painting of Gujarat

Arts, Painting

Sacred Paintings/Thangkas and Paubhas of Nepal

Games, Toys, Dolls, Kites, Sports

Rod Puppetry of West Bengal


Stone Carving of Chattisgarh

Textiles, Weaving, Spinning, Khadi

Embroidery of Kerala

Jewellery, Beads, Jewelled Objects

Glass Bead Craft of Arunachal Pradesh

Introductory essay: Block Prints
Mastani Meeta

One Block at a Time – Memories with Block Printers.
Tyabji, Laila

Chikankari : Printing and Block Making
Khan, Noor

The Keeper of Bela’s Block Printing History
D’Costa, Annabelle

A Cautionary Tale: Imperial stratagems and their impact on block-printing in India. 1700 -1900
Sethi, Ritu

Rediscovering Jajam

Humans of Block Printing: Photo Essay

Decoding copyright and design laws in hand block printing
Majumder, Shwetasree

A Legacy of Ajrakh– Abdul Jabbar Mohammad Khatri
Badamikar, Aarti

Words and Birds
Mastani, Meeta and Visser, Marlies

Innovation and Tradition- A Story of Collaboration between Chaubundi and Bindaas Unlimited
Mastani, Meeta

Beyond Blocks
Kaul, Mayank Mansingh

Interview with Kalawati Devi, Damodar Nama, Krishan Kumar Dosaya and Praveen Dosaya of Chaubundi, Kaladera Rajasthan
Mastani, Meeta

Rubedo || Li Chiao-Ping Dance
|| performed in WEIGHT OF THINGS concert 


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