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A Woman in Digoli Village, Spinning Wool in Front of a Hemp Field.

2010-08-07

Avani Society

Avani Society

Digoli is home to the Bora community of Uttarakhand. Traditionally, a community of hemp sack or 'Bora' weavers, the Boras too have known spinning and weaving, though their trade had completely stopped after the ban on hemp. Slowly though, with the growing knowledge of it's benefits, the state of Uttarakhand has allowed the industrial cultivation of the crop

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  • Title: A Woman in Digoli Village, Spinning Wool in Front of a Hemp Field.
  • Date Created: 2010-08-07
  • Location: Digoli village, Uttarakhand

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