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by Joseph Benjamin

  • Author: Joseph Benjamin
  • ISBN: 8121208955
  • ISBN13: 978-8121208956
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Gyan Publishing House (2006)
  • Pages: 270
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Nakshi Kantha of Bengal ePub download

Nakshi kantha, a type of embroidered quilt, is a centuries-old Bengali art tradition of the Bengal region in the eastern part of the Indian subcontinent, notable in Bangladesh and Indian states of West Bengal.

Nakshi kantha, a type of embroidered quilt, is a centuries-old Bengali art tradition of the Bengal region in the eastern part of the Indian subcontinent, notable in Bangladesh and Indian states of West Bengal, Tripura and part of Assam. The basic material used is thread and old cloth. Nakshi kanthas are made throughout Bangladesh, but the greater Mymensingh, Jamalpur, Bogra, Rajshahi, Faridpur and Jessore areas are most famous for this craft.

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Lesson 2: Nakshi Kantha Nakshi kantha is a kind of embroidered (sewed, sewn, inflated) quilt. d. Nakshi kantha is said to be indigenous to Bangladesh and West Bengal in India. The name was taken from the Bengali word, 'naksha' which means. e. The name ‘Nakshi kantha’ became popular after the poet Jasimuddin’s poem ‘Nakshi kanthar Math’. f. ‘Nakshi kanthar Math’ is a poem of poet Jashim Uddin. g. Poet Jashim Uddin was the writer of ‘Nakshi kanthar Math’. h. Traditional kanthas are made for family use.

The earliest mention of Bengal Kantha is found in the book Sri Sri Chaitanya Charitamrita by Krishnadas Kaviraj, which was written some five hundred years ago. The famous Bengali poet Jasimuddin also had a very famous poem named "Nakshi Kanthar Math".

Nakshi kantha, a type of embroidered quilt, is a centuries-old Bengali art tradition of the Bengal region in the eastern part of the Indian subcontinent, notable in Bangladesh and Indian states of West Bengal, Tripura and part o. . Bengal is a geopolitical, cultural and historical region in South Asia, specifically in the eastern part of the Indian subcontinent at the apex of the Bay of Bengal.

There is not a single household in Bangladesh that does not know of the Nakshi Kantha. Every newborn has his own 'Kantha' (quilt) – even if not the 'Nakshi' variant, but one possibly made by a close relative with love and much affection as the entire family greets the newest member of the house.

Kantha West Bengal,India Kantha blanquet at Textile Museum of Canada . From the book 'Urban Views' by Cherri House Kantha - is a type of embroidery popular in Bangladesh and in West Bengal, India.

Kantha West Bengal,India Kantha blanquet at Textile Museum of Canada : imade 1920 – 1960 of floss silk embroidery on pieced and quilted plain-weave cotton. From the book 'Urban Views' by Cherri House. City Bridge photograph C & T Publishing City Bridge was inspired by the many bridges of Portland, Oregon. Flying Geese quilt, in: 'Urban Views' by Cherri House: C & T Publishing. Kantha - is a type of embroidery popular in Bangladesh and in West Bengal, India.

About The Author:- Joseph Benjamin, has done considerable research on the problems of weaker sections of Indian society. He has published a number of high quality articles in papers and prestigious manazines. His books (i) "Scheduled Caste in Indian Politics and Society" (ii) Indo-Pak Relation. Currently he is reader and Head, Department of Political Science, St. Francis de Sales College, (Nagpur University), Nagpur. Contents:- Preface • Introduction • Joseph Benjamin • PART-I : RELIGION MINORITIES IN INDIA • Muslim Minority : Their Rights and Status in India • Christians: A Voiceless Minority • Fight for Minority Rights During Post-Independent Era • Ambedkar, Buddhism and Minority • Jain Community: A Shift from Majority/to Minority • PART-II : VIEWING MINORITY FROM DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVE • Sociology of Indian Minorities • Politics of Minority in India • Appendices • Appendix- 1 • Appendix-2 • Appendix-3 • Appendix-4 • Appendix-5 • Appendix-6 • Appendix-7 • Index. The Title 'Minorities in Indian Social System, Vol. 1 written/authored/edited by Joseph Benjamin', published in the year 2006. The ISBN 9788121208956 is assigned to the Hardcover version of this title. This book has total of pp. 270 (Pages). The publisher of this title is Gyan Publishing House. This Book is in English. The subject of this book is Scheduled Castes / OBC / Minorities / Sociology. Vol:- 1st.