(Last Updated on : 03/02/2014)
Dadra and Nagar Haveli are famous for the production of leather slippers and weaving of bamboo mats and baskets.
The chief craft of Dadar and Nagar Haveli are leather slippers
, which are meant for regular use. Mat weaving
is an important traditional craft of Dadar and Nagar Haveli, which has now developed in to a full-fledged industry. Traditional motifs are used to weave bamboo mats
. The articles made from greenish gold torpe grass are exquisite piece of craft.
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