THE WEAVER FROM TENGANAN by simplyoga From Threads of Life: The spectacular geringsing textiles of Tenganan Pegeringsingan are produced by the double-ikat method, an incredibly time demanding process that is known to only a handful of weavers around the world. Geringsing literally means against sickness. These cloths are said to have magical, protective powers and are frequently part of the ritual costume of the village. Geringsing are handmade from start to finish in a process that can take

THE WEAVER FROM TENGANAN copyright : Yoga Raharja Interesting article about the laborious double ikat clothing that is woven here.

Princess In Rags, Lake Phewa, Pokhara, Nepal, little, girl, exquisite, beauty, olive, rags, irrigation, rice, fields, dy photo

Princess In Rags : Lake Phewa, Pokhara, Nepal : Photography of Ian Cameron

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