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KALAVAIBHAV-2022! A perfect stop to shop for Gowri- Ganesha festival at JSS Urban Haat

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Mysuru: An unique handicrafts and textile expo ‘Kalavaibhav 2022’ has been organised at JSS Urban Haat from August 12 to august 21 along with Department of Industry and Commerce and District Industries Centre.

JSS Urban Haat of JSS Mahavidyapeetha in Hebbal Industrial Area, in the city is one such place where you can have a glimpse of India’s rich cultural heritage, craft and cuisine. Over the past couple of years, JSS Urban Haat has become quite popular not only amongst the Handicraft manufacturers spread all across India, but also among the local buyers seeking quality handicrafts.

The wide range of exclusive handicraft items, which are renowned worldwide for its art and crafts will be displayed by artisans from all over the country under one roof showcase their ethnic art and crafts. The craft bazaar provides a platform for a direct market linkage between the artisans and the art loving general public. The participating craftsperson can feel the real needs and taste of the consumer and can orient the designs as per the market requirement.

Addressing media on Wednesday JSS Technical Education Director H R Mahadevaswmay explained about Kalavaibhava.

“More than 70 master craft persons, Weavers Co-operative Societies and micro Industries from all over the country will display their products at a rural ambience, and demonstrate their finest crafts work that is set to capture many hearts. Their exquisite craft creations to showcase their traditional heritage of arts and crafts to the art connoisseurs of Mysuru. In all the ‘Craft Bazaar’ showcases an amazing range of Handicrafts under one roof. The Utsav is a unique exhibition and an opportunity for artistic, cultural and creative pursuit, it tells stories from the heart of rural India through its textiles, pottery and jewellery”, said Mahadeva Swamy.

National and State awardees craftsmen will present live demonstrations in Art and Craft making and display Pujabi Phulkari, Patiyala Suits, Bhagalpur Tassar Silk sarees, duppatta, Bastar Iron Craft from Madhya Pradesh, Horn Products, Grass Mats, Curtains, Jaipur Kurthas and Raprons, Kanjivaram Silk Sarees, Ilakal Kasuthi and Molakalmur sarees of Karnataka, Jute bags, Tassur silk sarees, Kantha stitch sarees, Banaras sarees and Dress Materials, Boutique sarees and Dress, Bengali Cotton sarees, Kashmir Handlooms, Wood Carving and furnitures from Saharanpur, Wood Inlay, Chicken Embroidery. Modern Arts, Murals ceramic, Madhubani Painting, Rajasthan Miniature Paintings, Rajasthan Embroidery and footwear, Gujarat Dress, Dry flower, All kinds of Leather Items, all kinds of Jute products, Vegetable print Dress Materials, Artificial, Imitation Jewellery, Gem Stone Jewelry, Marbal Painting, Karnataka Silk Sarees& Channapatna Toys and all kinds of Terracotta items and other handicrafts a and handloom Items.

The exhibition will be open from 10 AM to 9 PM daily.

The event will be inaugurated on August 12 at 4 PM by MLA GT Devegowda.

Dr C G Betsurmath, Executive Secretary, JSS Mahavidyapeetha will preside. Dr Chandragupta, Police Commissioner, Mysuru, T Dinesh, Joint Director, District Industries Centre, Mysuru, G T Dineshkumar Commissioner, MUDA, Mysuru, Shankarappa, Director, General Administration Division, JSS Mahavidyapeetha, Rajasheakar Director, School Education Division, JSS Mahavidyapeetha, Dr H R Mahadevaswamy, Joint Director, JSS Technical Education Division, K S Sunilkumar, Assistant Director, Handicrafts Service Centre, Ministry of Textiles, Mysuru will be the chief guests.

There is no entry and parking fee for the exhibition.

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