The magical mystique of tribal India finds expression at TRIBES INDIA – the exclusive shop of tribal artifacts espousing tribal cause. It aims at accelerating economic development of tribal people through marketing of their products on sustainable basis and providing wider exposure to their art and craft in domestic as well as international markets.
TRIBES INDIA showcases the most exquisite authentic tribal art and craft items crafted and sculpted by tribes from the entire length and breadth of the country. The products reflect the colorful and rich heritage of the tribal people of our country. All products are eco-friendly, made from naturally available raw materials and are reasonably priced. Each article sold in TRIBES INDIA is hand crafted and unique and has been sourced directly from a tribal craftsman or from a predominantly tribal group of artisans. Remunerative price is paid directly to the tribal or the group in order to ensure passing the benefit rightly.
TRIBES INDIA has 31 retail outlets of its own and has consignment outlets at 11 places including Nathu La Pass, Leh. At present, eight categories of products namely Tribal Textiles & Embroidery, Metal Crafts, Tribal Jewellery, Cane & Bamboo products and Stone Pottery, Tribal Paintings, Gifts & Novelties, Organic & natural products are marketed through these outlets.
During the year 2009-10, around 196 new art & craft items made by tribal artisans belonging to various tribes were selected for marketing. The sales turnover has grown from Rs.162.56 Lakh in 2005-06 to Rs.688.20 Lakh in 2009-10.
TRIBES INDIA is more than a treasure chest of Tribal expressions. The shops enthrall visitors by their sheer ambience and tasteful decorations sans any ostentation. The walls display colorful tribal paintings and portray tribal life, customs, belief and symbols.
At TRIBES INDIA we are committed to promote excellence in the field of tribal handicrafts. We guarantee that:
- Each article is sourced from a tribal craftsman or a group of artisans including tribal
- Each item is hand crafted and unique
- Remunerative price is paid for the purchase of each product directly to the tribal artisans
Visit our shops or shop on line for experiencing an unique shopping pleasure.
Shop for the tribal cause, take away genuine tribal artifacts and spread the happiness among the community of tribal artisans!