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Pabiben

A vibrant Rabari lady, Pabiben’s childhood struggles pushed her to work hard and gain recognition at a young age. She has become an inspiration and an idol for many in her community. Pabiben.com was founded as the first artisan-led brand that aims to empower rural women .

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Rajiben

Coming from a small village called Awadhnagar in Kutch, Rajiben is the pioneer of a woman-craft-enterprise that hand weaves up-cycled plastic to make utilitarian accessories. Her aim is to channel her creativity to craft a better planet .

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Jabbar Khatri

Jabbar Khatri was born into a traditional Khatri family in Kutch. After working in an urban set up for a few years, Jabar Bhai realised that his true calling lied in his ancestral work of hand-block printing. Today he is a craft-entrepreneur with a team of artisans, who create beautiful Ajrakh prints, that are close to his heart and culture .

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Jyotsanaben

A skilled painter, Jyotsanaben beautifully captures Mata Ni Pachhedi, a sacred textile art practiced by the Vaghari community from Gujarat. While Jyotsanaben makes natural colours for the paintings, her husband who is colourblind, creates the sketches. Together they have beautifully adapted this craft-form and trained many artisans in their community .

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