Kansari Cholis and the  Indi - <I>Head Cloth Ropes that Balance Water Pots in Rajasthan</I>

Kansari Cholis and the Indi - Head Cloth Ropes that Balance Water Pots in Rajasthan


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Sewing is often viewed as a humble art, done by women in their spare time - a grandma pastime. But if we take a moment to consider the three basic human requirements - food, clothing, shelter - then the highest esteem should be bestowed on the sewer. And we aren't talking of the handful blockbuster designers but those like Bhavari Devi Lilar who supply to the many as opposed to a few.

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