THE ARTISAN

The featured image shows the beautiful Spinning wheel with a wooden Parrot and the omnipresent and multipurpose utensil Lota ( do read my blog  http:.//travelwithmukul.wordpress.com titled LOTA).

The weaving artisans of Rajasthan convert the fluffy cotton snow balls into beautiful pieces of textile or art.

brilliant colours
A blast of colour woven by the magical Artisans

Pictures of the master crafstman  were taken near the village of Ranaser near Kichan , Rajasthan.

He sets up the spinning wheel and warping machine in his courtyard to take advantage of the glorious Winter Sun.

the spinning wheel
Getting Organized

The cotton is dyed into colours and then woven into fabric on this PitLoom. Observe the beautiful rope in the foreground.

pitloom
The Pit loom

The Lovely Eco friendly Barn and Home made from twigs and mud.

the eco friendly home
Organic Home and Barn

The Weaver or Artisan above lives in the harsh and arid Desert of Rajasthan located between Phalodi and Jodhpur .

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10 thoughts on “THE ARTISAN

  1. Mukul, you are a world-class travel writer. Everything you explore is fascinating. I want to see and do everything you write about. You’re one lucky guy, but we are luckier for getting to treasure you.

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