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PM interacts with loin loom weavers of Arunachal

IANS  |  Itanagar 

The loom of received much-needed support when reviewed a set of looms set up in a gazebo in the front lawns of at Itanagar on Saturday.

of Brig. (Dr.) B.D. Mishra (Retd.) and were present on the occasion among others.

Interacting with loom weavers, the showed interest in methods of operating the indigenous loom. He also enquired about the availability of threads for the looms.

The display of the indigenous loin loom sets was arranged at the initiative of the and First Lady of the State,

Weaving with the use of the traditional loin loom is a skill that is passed down generations among women in

The designs and patterns of traditional weaving of Arunachal Pradesh are unique, attractive, exclusive and one of its kind in the world. Every tribe of Arunachal Pradesh has different colours and designs symbolising their identity.

The loin loom has an economic significance for the women, too.



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First Published: Sat, February 09 2019. 14:18 IST