Sanganer textiles and handmade paper tour: Sanganer, a beautiful town located 15km from Jaipur has remained the seat of power for centuries. But more importantly, this town has remained the center of arts and crafts during ancient times. The bygone rulers identified the skills of this town and thus helped it become a leading hub of handicrafts. Today, Sanganer is popularly known for its hand-printed textiles and handmade paper.
With Sketch India Journeys, explore the rich industry of textiles and handmade paper located in Sanganer, and speak about the prosperous culture it carries.
Our representative will pick you up from your hotel, and we shall start driving towards Sanganer. The real journey starts here
The first big attraction of Sanganer is the Block Printing done by expert hands. While most of the printing industries have mechanized their processes, the Sanganeris are still performing this art with their hands, too with so much accuracy and precision that no machine can match this skill.
You will be able to see the entire process of block printing on bed sheets, cushion covers, sarees, and much more. Thousands of expert hands performing one task after another. The complete process of block printing takes several days, but we will explain to you how it all works. And don’t forget to buy a few pieces of beautiful printing, to keep the memories alive for a long time.
Sanganer is perhaps the only place in the world that manufactures handmade paper. This too is a very complicated process executed by thousands of expert hands. Right from cutting the wood to making the dye and preparing the finalized paper, the process is so fast and smooth that it looks fully automated. The handmade paper made here is globally famous and is exported to many countries. This paper is counted as one of the best quality papers in the world and is considered superior to machine-made papers. This is the reason why Sanganer’s handmade paper is used in various delicate and auspicious tasks.
After exploring these two markets, it is time to wrap up the journey. Our representative will drop you at your hotel.