Zardozi or Zar-douzi a type of embroidery in Iran, Azerbaijan, Iraq Kuwait, Turkey, Central Asia, India, Pakistan and Bangladesh. Zar means gold and dozi means work. Zardozi embroidery is a type of metal embroidery. Zardozi was once used to elaborate the attire of Kings and royals in Persia and later introduced to India. It was..
Uttar Pradesh is shoppers delight. Almost each and every town of Uttar Pradesh has something or other for you to offer. The reason behind this phenomenon is the rich art and crafts heritage of this state. Master craftsman in India, are present in a substantial number in most of the cities of Uttar Pradesh. Most..
Uttar Pradesh has been the reigning seat of many rulers and has an extensive contour of history and tradition attached to it. The rulers patronized art and craft and contributed to the development of several arts and customs. One such art is the carpet weaving. The craftsmen weaved meticulous carpets for the royal families..
Embroidery is the art of handicraft or decorating fabrics and textiles with design and pattern via needle using thread or yarn. Beautifully and elaborately embroidered clothing, religious objects, and household items have been a symbol of royalty, status, wealth and prestige, in various cultures and countries for several centuries.The Embroidery of Uttar Pradesh is an..
The name Firozabad itself gives an ancient touch. Many of us have read about the city in our school books as well. The city is famous for glass factories and bangle making. Earlier Firozabad was known by the name Chandawar Nagar. The city is located in the north-central India in western Uttar Pradesh, 40 kilometers..