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Handicraft heritage on display: Dastkari Crafts Bazaar

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Chennai, February 8: The celebrated Dastkari Crafts Bazaar is back in the city after a year. The Dastkari Haat Samiti in collaboration with Kalakshetra Foundation inaugurated the 15-day long crafts festival, here on February 6. 397 more words

Special Post * Good things take time * Lost Trades Fair

As many of you already know, The Countryphiles is on an extended holiday because my family farm is participating in this year’s Lost Trades Fair… 218 more words


Incentives Scorecard: Mississippi Lures High-Profile Projects

Thanks to incentive programs, Southern states such as Louisiana and Georgia have become hotbeds of production. Mississippi, which created its program in 2004, offers a 25% cash rebate on local spending and nonresident payroll, and a 30% cash rebate on resident payroll. 47 more words


Pump Street Bakery

Possessing an exquisite attention to detail, the father and daughter founders of Pump Street Bakery in Orford, Suffolk are officially one of my most loved artisan bakers and producers of single-origin chocolate. 196 more words


Arts and Crafts Fair

We are happy to invite you to be part of the Second VROCC Arts and Craft Fair ; activities will include folkloric dance, music and arts exhibits. 88 more words


Disney XD's 'Penn Zero' Finds Its Own Boundary Pushing Visual Style

When Sam Levine and Jared Bush got together to co-create “Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero,” Disney XD’s new show about an average boy (voiced by Thomas Middleditch) who must zap through the universe to fill in for absent superheroes, they wanted to define a visual style that would distinguish the series from the run-of-the-mill. 149 more words

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The Outer Shrine and artisanal labor

Once again today we began with a lecture from Sakurai-sensei, this time focusing on the Geku, or Outer Shrine, located in the Yamada area. While the Naiku, or Inner Shrine, is considered to be a holier and is generally a more popular site, the Geku is also of great significance. 631 more words