Brocade Weaving of Mubarakpur, U.P.

Brocade Weaving of Mubarakpur, U.P.

in Interview
Published on: 06 November 2017
Mushtak Khan in conversation with Abdullah and Mustafa in Delhi, October 2017

One of the few weavers from the Dawoodi Bohra community (Mubarakpur, Azamgarh), Abdullah was given an award by the Crafts Council Delhi in October 2017 for achieving excellence in his craft. In this interview he speaks about the history of his family and his own journey, and explains the technique of satin weaving He is accompanied by fellow weaver Mustafa.