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Khneng Embroidery Training Programme in Mustoh

The 2nd of March, 2021 observed a stepping stone in the expansion and furtherance of Mei-Ramew weaves in Meghalaya and the importance of having adequate and trained human resources to carry out the same. The NESFAS team ventured into the lush village of Mustoh to commence the training of ten individuals in the age-old artform of Khneng Embroidery. Continue reading

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Bringing Back the Khneng

She counts the thread of the fabric and works in a stitch to make a pattern repeated through the entire stretch of the ryndia, better known as the eri silk. Bliwtibon Mawa, 65, until recently was one of the last … Continue reading

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Rare Khneng Embroidery artisans get free Medical Eye Checkup

In furthering their collaboration in promoting the rare Khneng Embroidery from Mustoh, East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya, NESFAS and the Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) Society organized a medical eye checkup for twelve artisans from Mustoh who work with Khneng at the … Continue reading

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