Denier


the term to indicate the caliber of the silk thread.

Dhoti


it is a traditional garment worn by men in India.

Embroidery


Embroidery There are many varieties of embroidery in India.

Eri silk


variety of wild silk from the state of Assam, north east India.

Filatura


process of transforming the cotton or wool staple and the silk case into thread. A process still practiced by hand using a spinning wheel or a spindle.

Ghicha silk


silk woven using leftover tussar silk threads.

Goa


It is a state in central-western India.

Gujarat


It is a state in central-western India.

Hampi


Hampi locality is a village located in the northern part of the Indian state of Karnataka, on the banks of the Tungabhadra River. Hampi is located in the ruins of the ancient city of Vijayanagar.

Handlooms


term used to define fabrics worked on a manual loom.