International Journal of Academic Research and Development

International Journal of Academic Research and Development


International Journal of Academic Research and Development
International Journal of Academic Research and Development
Vol. 2, Issue 3 (2017)

The Importance of Kashmiri art and craft


Dr. Mahjabeen Akhter

Kashmir is the homeland of various decorative renowned arts and crafts which have been for centuries renowned for their and beauty. Indeed, Kashmiri craft products are legendary. Craft work is the main source of income of the Kashmiries. Craft work or simply craft is a type of work which made the useful and decorative devices by hand or using only simple tools. Items made by mass production or machines are not handicraft products. The Kashmiri craftsmen are always alive to the picturesque surrounding about him. He expresses his response to the beauty around him in the creation of a large variety of chasing or embossing floral motifs interwoven into intricate patterns. The craft products are popularized not only in India but also in the European countries. The paper is to describe the importance of Kashmiri art and crafts from early centuries. It also describes how Kashmiries are creatively and traditionally connected with their traditional craft work. The paper is reconstructed after the field survey and other Original source.
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Dr. Mahjabeen Akhter. The Importance of Kashmiri art and craft. International Journal of Academic Research and Development, Volume 2, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 323-325
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