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What is Indian Kathakali Dance?

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What is Indian Kathakali Dance?

What is Indian Kathakali Dance? I confess that I'd been going to India for over 30 years before going to see a performance of Kathakali. You see Kathakali posters and masks in souvenir shops all over India but I'd always rather disliked them for their theatricality and that had always deterred me from going to see for myself. Some things only work in context and a couple of years ago we were staying close to a Kathakali performance centre in Cochin, Kerala. I went along to see a performance one evening and found myself totally enchanted - I completely changed all...

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India is a Treasure Store of Traditional Crafts

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India is a Treasure Store of Traditional Crafts

India is a treasure store of traditional crafts. For over 30 years we’ve been travelling to India and been amazed by the diversity of decorative skills. We’re gradually adding to this web site a beautiful collection of woodcarvings, embroidered cottons and woven silks. In addition there are metal, stone and other decorative and ritual items, silk weavings from Laos, paintings. Search our website for painted wooden shrines, a carved sandstone Buddha head, painted Tibetan door panels, Madhubani tribal paintings from Bihar, woven silk prayer flags and hangings from Laos, carved wooden mirror frames, a gilded wooden horse, vases and boxes...

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Welcome to Bringing It All Back Home

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Welcome to Bringing It All Back Home

Unique Crafts, Furniture and Furnishings from India and Beyond This collection is your gateway to the exotic bazaars of India, Africa and The Orient. Here you can find that perfect hand carved wooden bed, a unique painted shrine or a beautiful silk wall-hanging. Possibly to become reminders of previous journeys, or decoration for your home. For more than 30 years we’ve been selling hand-made furnishings and furniture from around the world. Over that time, and many travels, we have built relationships with local crafts-people, particularly in India where for several years we had beds made by a Bishnoi family in...

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