CSCC Holds The Curated Market Event For The SC-ST And Other Artisans & Entrepreneurs, HastShilp, 3rd Edition, 29th February To 2nd March 2020, At New Delhi.

HastShilp 3rd edition, 29th February to 2nd March 2020, at the Aga Khan Hall, Delhi. SC-ST Artisans and entrepreneurs came to showcase their handicraft products & skills from different parts of the country especially Delhi NCR, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Telangana, Odisha, and Assam. 

The various Product categories were Home furnishing, Apparel, Handmade recycled decorative items, handmade jewelry, Papier Mache products, Ethnic footwear, Warli paintings, Tribal Jewelry, Leather bags and accessories, Moonjh products, Blue pottery, Food items, Wooden handicrafts, Decorative items, Shibori.  For Value addition to their Products, packaging suggestions were given by Mr. Madhav Chakraborty, Joint Director & Regional Head, Indian Institute of Packaging, Delhi; and they were encouraged to attend the Packaging workshops.


Mr. P. Uday Kumar, Director (P&M), NSIC, praised it as “excellently organized exhibition, which exhibited great craftsmanship by the Artisans from underprivileged backgrounds, modern and tasteful, yet original, grounded in tradition.”

Director (P&M), NSIC, called it ‘an excellent mix of ethnic, heritage products where the textile collection was excellent.

Madhav Chakraborty, Indian Institute of Packaging: Excellent products, Good stalls; need more Packaging training.

Neetu Vaziramni, a visitor: It was so nice to meet so many artisans under one roof. Congratulations to CSCC. Please invite me whenever you hold such exhibitions.

Nitish Anand from Amazon: Great expression of craftsmanship, variety of different products from different states.

Dr. Priti Rai, a visitor: Excellent collection, reasonable prices, good choices, great service to artisans; worth visiting.

Mr. Gopal Bhojvia and his wife, Sheela Handicraft Delhi

Mr. Kailash Panwar and his wife, Panwar Jutti Corner, Rajasthan

Ashish Handicraft, Uttarakhand displaying their Eco-friendly Moonj Grass Product

Mrs Ponika, M/S Gobardhan Ponika, A state Awardee from Orissa 

S. S. Collection, Delhi Showcasing his fine handloom dress material collection

Mr. Subramani,  Aurokrishna, Chennai showcasing his Leather Bags

Mr. Madhab Chakraborty, Joint Director, Indian Institute of Packaging (IIP), Hrishabh Chauhan, and Dr. Shubha Parmar interacting with Mr. Mandan Aruna from Aruna Tribal Jewllery from Balanagar,  Telangana

Mr. Khooma Ram from Khooma Ram Enterprises, Rajasthan with Mr. Uday Kumar (DPM NSIC), Dr. Shubha Parmar

Narayan from Sri Narayan Handicrafts showcasing his handmade paper products to Mr. Uday Kumar (DPM NSIC) and Dr. Shubha Parmar

A View of the Exhibition, Buyers buying handmade products

Ms. Ira Parmar, Hrishabh Chauhan and an Executive from the Ecommerce portal, and Dr. Shubha Parmar discussing possible avenues for entrepreneurs online.

Mr. Dilip Ram, Warli Artist, Maharashtra