Saturday, 24 September 2011

Traditional Striped Motifs in Jodhpur Textile Printing



Boriya

Boriya Motif- Used by Mali Kaum in Rajasthan
Ilaicha
Ilaicha Motif- Worn by Sirvi in Rajasthan
Jodhpuri Katar
Jodhpuri Katar- Worn by Rabari Kaum
Makoda
Makoda- Worn by Rabaris
Mehndi
Mehndi Motif- Worn by Sindhi Muslim- Ghagras
Methi
Methi Worn by Choudhari Community in Rajasthan
Nimboli
Nimoli Motif- Used by Choudhary Women in Jodhpur
Phooli
Phooli Worn by Rebari ( Raika) in Rajasthan
Rakhri
Rakhri - Worn by Rebaris in Rajasthan
Rata Katar
Rata Katar- Worn by Sirvis
Sada Chint
Sada Chhint- Worn by Vaishnav
Samundar
Samundar- Worn by Merat Kaum in Rajasthan

All these pictures are courtesy Mr. Chhipa Yasin- who has developed a bed sheet using thirty of these now-forgotten motifs.

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1 comment:

Prerna said...

Will you please give me the contact details of the resource person from where you got he images.I will be grateful.

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