Jatropha, ixora and other pressed flowers adorn tabletops, lampshades and stationary products. Gulmohar and eucalyptus seedpods are sanded and shaped into incense-holders. Assorted seeds are polished and beaded into jewellery. These are some of the offerings at Shradhanjali, an eco-lifestyle label co-founded by Abha Tewari in 1980.
Traditionally, Patua artists and songwriters (like Moyna’s father) travelled between villages, passing down folklore via song and narrative graphic art on pats (scrolls).
With everyone talking about Make in India, and Anushka Sharma and Varun Dhawan promoting their movie, Sui Dhaga vehemently, I wondered if becoming a successful entrepreneur with a small capital is at all possible?Did a little research about the humble beginnings of the biggest industrialists of India and found my answer – hell ya, it’s possible.Read on to know how ordinary people like you and me can scale extraordinary heights with a little vision and a lot of passion.Images: All images are taken fro open account in Facebook/Instagram