When I met this girl in her home at Achrol, Amber, Rajasthan. I’ve asked, why she is not studying, she said she couldn’t afford to go to college as a day scholar, but she is studying in correspondence course, from the earnings she makes from knotting carpets. Carpet knotting is their tradition that…
Kind words by Leaders' Quest participants on their experience at Dhanota with Jaipur Rugs
"We visited Jaipur Rugs to learn about their business, story, challenges and to see/feel the work on the ground. We were so impressed by the strong thread between the business and lives of the weavers. The leadership lessons from the grassroots to the founder himself are awe-inspiring. We spent time learning how to operate a handloom, and cooking with the weavers as well as connecting with Mr NK Chaudhary. The whole day was fantastic and a real privilege to get under the skin of such an impressive company."