GoCoop Blogs

June 22, 2017
Odisha: Celebrating culture, festivals and handwoven traditions It's our favourite place to be and our favourite time of the year. In the Odia month of Asadha (June), the skies burst...
May 24, 2017
Across the country we call home, there are artisans from various tribes and villages, committed to upholding their dying craft. Some of their techniques are appropriated, sold at higher margins...
April 20, 2017
Mangoes and watermelons. Clay pots. Hand fans. Traditional ways to beat the heat in a Swadeshi summer. In a tropical country like India, even our clothing has been designed for the heat and...
April 03, 2017
A time of celebration, Ugadi signifies a new year and a new beginning. It is celebrated by going back to one's roots, by dressing in traditional attire and feasting on traditional cuisine. In...
February 16, 2017
Weaving history in Koyyalagudem Walking through the bylanes of Koyyalagudem, a village in the Nalgonda district of Telangana, you hear the rhythmic clacking of handlooms. A community of weavers...
December 24, 2016
Crafting Sustainability.Weave a smarter futureArts, crafts and culture are part of Indian heritage even today, with over 9 million artisans across the country. The artisans however who...
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