Culture & Arts

With changing times, traditional Tharu baskets are dying out

Although the art of weaving these traditional baskets have been handed down generations, in recent years, young people are refusing to take it up. With changing times, traditional Tharu baskets are dying out
Tharu women in their traditional attire carry ‘Deluwa’, a special variety of basket known as Dhakiya mostly used in weddings. Photo courtesy: Tharu community Facebook page
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Ganesh Chaudhary
Published at : August 20, 2019
Updated at : August 20, 2019 08:29
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Ganesh Chaudhary

Ganesh Chaudhary is the Kailali correspondent for Kantipur Publications.


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