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Pattachitra Painting

   Pattachitra painting is an ancient tradition still in practice in Eastern India, particularly Odisha and Bengal. Pattachitra literally translates to "canvas picture". The art can trace its roots back over a thousand years with murals from the 5th century BCE still...

Bhaktapur Pottery

     We are in love with our line of pottery from Bhaktapur! While we have often carried small pieces of pottery from Bhaktapur, including incense burners, figurines, wall plaques, etc., it took some searching to find the right mugs and bowls to bring into the shop....

Nahil

We're pleased to introduce the newest Friends of Sankara - Nahil! Nahil Shop is the economic enterprise of Foundation for the Support of Women's Work (KEDV) in Turkey. Nahil sells a range of unique handicraft products produced by women led cooperatives as well as...

Sankara Label Clothing

Our collaboration with the amazing artisans at Sunshine Project is producing some amazing new styles! Not only do we have your your favorite tops in all new colorways, but we've also expanded our size range. We now carry sizes XS to XXXL. We have also added three new...

Hand-loomed Cotton Scarves

   While we were in Bhuj, we were lucky enough to meet up with Ramji, a master weaver. He creates amazing scarves and other textiles featuring local embroidery designs woven into the design. He uses organic cotton, organic dyes, and traditional techniques to create...

Henna Workshops

Curious about henna? Want to learn to create your own fabulous body art? We are hosting two workshops led by Sarahenna! HENNA FUNDAMENTALS - Sunday, 2/3/2019 @ 11 AM -1:00 PM ($99) New to henna? Learn all about how to mix your own fresh henna paste, create designs,...

In Someone Else’s Shoes Bookclub

In partnership with The Neverending Bookshop, we are pleased to share with you our book club, In Someone Else's Shoes! Through a variety of literary styles, we will read a book each month which is written by an author from a culture and point of view that...

Winter Henna Schedule

Our drop in events are the perfect time to stop in for a simple design. Prices range from $5-40 (more elaborate designs require a private appointment). Drop in anytime between 1 PM and 3 PM (unless otherwise noted), no appointment needed! Bring a few friends or family...

Sankara in the Wild

We’ve Arrived in Mumbai

After a ridiculous amount of hours, two plane rides, and lots of giggles, we've made it to Mumbai! And, as Katrina has been awake for 36 hours now, she's going to take a quick nap and then start the tour! Tune in for the next blog post where Dana and Noreen will give...

Preparing to Depart

As all the last minute preparations are taking place, Katrina reached out one last time to the amazing women who are joining Sankara's Adventure through India and Nepal. Noreen and Dana have both done a bit of traveling, but neither have visited India before. As this...

Follow along on our adventure!

It's getting to be that time where Katrina, and her adventure companions, head to India! Katrina will be trying to post as frequently as possible. She will post daily if she can, but that is entirely dependent on internet connection. By following here, you can keep...

First Day Impressions from Tammy & Randy

A pair of friends from Seattle have joined Katey for a portion of her trip! Tammy and Randy flew into Delhi very early in the morning, and are still recovering from the 12.5 hour time change. But, as Katey is a task master, they were up and out in the morning into the...

Raksha Bandhan

Katey arrived safely in New Delhi! Her flights were uneventful, and she's settling into her new time zone, with the help of a LOT of coffee. As today is a holiday, she is catching up with some friends, and finalizing details for later in the trip, so not the most...

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