Bangles are traditionally rigid bracelets, originating from the Indian subcontinent, which are usually of metal, wood, glass, lac or nowadays plastic. Moreover, they are traditional ornament mostly wear by women from the Indian subcontinent.
The nature-graced Himalayan kingdom, is endowed with varieties of stones, however their usage were traditionally confined to religious, spiritual or sooth –saying purposes. Nonetheless, their use in ornaments like necklaces, earring and bangles has been old.
Stone native to Nepal are sapphire, aquamarine, amethyst, ruby, garnet and tourmaline, among others. The varieties of stones with handiwork chiseling on them make these stone quite impressive and fascinating
Making craft and jewelry from silver is one of the oldest occupations of Nepal. But due to machine made products, hence cheaper in price, this occupation is in threat. We, Mahaguthi Craft with Conscience are supporting community to preserve their craft and tradition by providing them design support, market access and financial support to upgrade their tools and equipment.
Proceed from the sale of this product directly goes to the silversmith community of Nepal.
Native as will as non-indigenous gems are of good quality and price less expensively then in other countries.
Further more, some other Silver Jewelries Products in Mahaguthi are: