A selection of pictures telling our story...

gathering the native cotton

carding cotton for spinning

spinning the thread

 
The “khadi spirit” means fellow-feeling with every human being on earth. It means a complete renunciation of everything that is likely to harm our fellow creatures...
— M. Gandhi
 

receiving thread for payment

natural dyes

backstrap weaving

preparing the loom

Pedal loom


True art must be evidence of happiness, contentment and purity of its authors.
— M. Gandhi

artisans

Embroidery

wonderful results

 
...Khadi is meant for everyone. Even a depraved man, a sinner, a drunkard, a gambler, anybody, can wear it. But the sacred quality of khadi is that it is a SYMBOL OF FREEDOM.
— M. Gandhi
 

team, spaces

TEXTILE museum OF OAXACA exhibition