Our Online Journal

  • SAREES MADE FROM FRUITS ?

    In a country like India filled with designs, artworks, paintings, handicrafts, etc. you will be amazed by the techniques and tools every time you v...
  • Sankranti- Festival of Kites ( As written by Deeksha Sharma for Kalaneca)

    Makar Sankranti or maghi or Sankranti or Pongal or Lohri, whatever name we want to give. It is the festival day of the Hindu calendar dedicated to ...
  • Evolution of Sarees - The visual story

    In today’s era ,we treat sarees as occasional wear or a garment to be worn mostly on special days. But were sarees always part of a fashion stateme...
  • YEAR 2020

    The year 2020 was stirred and shaken with mixed emotions. On one hand we have witnessed some of the worst incidents such as forest fires as a precu...
  • RAJMATA GAYATRI DEVI

    While growing up in one of the most colorful and artistic cities of India, Jaipur, we happened to experience its sheer beauty and glory in many dif...
  • Sarees & Strength

    When you opt to be yourself, you feel the power in you.When you are true to yourself, you feel the strength inside you.When you choose not to put a...
  • UPPADA

    WHAT IS UPPADA A tiny hamlet tucked away in coastal Andhra, few kilometers away from Kakinada. A hamlet where every second home has a weaver who...
  • WEAVING MEMORIES

    Did you notice that when someone wears a good dress you marvel at it and appreciate and ask ‘Where you bought it from’ but when they wear a Saree ...
  • THREADS & COLOURS

    Remember those SUPW classes dedicated to extracurricular activities back in our childhood? We remember being given a bunch of threads and were tol...
  • A SAREE NEVER TELLS YOU TO FIT IN

    ‘M,L , XL size waali saree dena’ ! said no one ever Well, that’s the beauty of a saree. It drapes the personality you choose to give. It drap...
  • TEAMWORK MAKES THE DREAMWORK

    While the skilled weavers create magic on the loom showcasing their artistic abilities on the six yards fabric, it is the team of photographers, f...
  • NARRATIVES ON SAREES AND FILMS. PART 1- JAYAPRADA

      Films are one of the biggest influencing factors for fashion, and we are speaking from the time when they were black & white and even s...