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Bishnoi Rug Weavers outside of Jodhpur, India

A 40 minute drive to the countryside of the Blue City, are the homes of the Bishnoi clan.  Their form of Hinduism treats all life as sacred.  They do not eat meat, and in the history of their people, have even given their lives to protect their trees from being cut down. About 50 families…

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Rug weaving in Jodhpur, India

Towards the end of the palace museum tour in the Jodhpur Fort, there is a gathering of local artisans specially invited to show their wares.  This includes leather shoes, jewelry, shawls, and idols. We were drawn to observe the rug weavers.  The spokesman of the two said that a different local rug artisan is invited…