Sanganeri Block Printing

Posted on July 25th, 2023 02:06 PM

The history of Sanganeri prints is almost 500 years old. Sanganer is a town situated in Jaipur District, Rajasthan. Sanganer is famous for textile printing which are one of a kind. Sanganeri Prints are generally done with bright colors printed on white backgrounds but of late the prints have been 'modernised' with colorful backgrounds. Sanganeri Hand Block Printing received the Geographical Indication (GI) tag in 2010. 

The Sanganeri Prints comprise of dainty patterns inspired by nature and flowers which are exclusive to sanganeri prints. The motifs used in Sanganeri prints are usually known as 'buta (big flowers)', 'buti (small flowers)', 'Jaal (floral nets)', 'Bel (creepers)'. 

Today, the textile market of Sanganer is famous in India and around the world for its unique blend of traditional and traditional styles of printing. At present there are about 3000 artisans practicing this craft in the town of Sanganer near Jaipur. 

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