CDH International Foundation
Tribal dancers in Bastar Chhattisgarh where the ancient traditions
are still practiced
There are many
ancient and diverse cultures in the
region with rich traditions of
the arts, architecture,
agriculture, religions, literature, language, music,
sports and other traditional skills.
A. Performing arts competitions are held with cash
prizes for all who perform and food
for all who
B. We encourage traditional handicrafts and
purchase these products from the
ensure it is economically feasible to
to produce these products.
C. Many of the "green" products produced in the
developed countries are only "green"
and cost. The
products produced in the
traditional manner are 100% environmentally
D. Some of the products still produced but quickly
disappearing in the region are,
traditional paintings, textiles
zari, silk and cotton embroidery,
utensils and hardware from raw iron,
boats, rope, horse, bullock, camel
carving, wood carving, brass sculptures, book
binding, leaf plates and bowls.