Village Industries

THE KHADI AND VILLAGE INDUSTRIES WING- EVOLUTION OF KHADITHE KHADI AND VILLAGE INDUSTRIES WING- EVOLUTION OF KHADI

The museum showcases various rural industries and depicts the development of Khaki over the years. The khadi wing showcases forty different kinds of Charkha dating back to year 1930. The Charkhas displayed in the exhibition range from the hand , pedal to solar driven Charkha. It also displays the changing form of Charkha from Sudarshan (Wheel )to kissan (Box) to Ambar charkha and presently the E-Charkha. The display wing hold sections on Khadi, Natural Dye, Silk, Raw-Silk, Wool and Jute mixed Khadi.

  THE VILLAGE INDUSTRIES WING

The museum showcases 32 rural industries including – Food processing, Agriculture tools for small farmers , Honey from the wild rock-bees, Non-violent Leather (goods from fallen hides), Pottery, Hand made paper, oil from edible & Non-edible seeds. It also exhibits industries based on Palm, Bamboo, Lac, Grasses, Jute, Wood, Metal, Glass, Stone, Mud, Horn, Cow dung and Cow urine.