Thousands of Begumpur weavers rendered jobless

The usual demand and placement of new orders for Begumpur handloom sarees are missing this year as more than 5000 handloom and power loom weavers of Begumpur are practical with no work since the last five months

The handloom communities of India

On National Handloom Day, Sahapedia looks at some of the dedicated weaving communities of India, whose lives and livelihoods intertwined in the very patterns that they create.