Posts Posts by: "Amitabh Thakur"

Unended Quest

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Project Gamchha is about weaving, and when it comes to weaving, it is natural for one’s thoughts to segue from craft to philosophy. Kabir, a 15th-century Indian mystic poet, was also a weaver and in his works, he often uses weaving and the master weaver as an allegory for the creation and the…(Read More)

Recently, I read an article in Aeon (by Glenn Adamson, author of Fewer, Better Things: The Hidden Wisdom of Objects), which mentioned how most of the objects we use in our lives remain mysterious to us because of, among other reasons, increased complexity of modern production. The article calls upon us, the consumers, to develop…(Read More)