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The Bodos are the early settler of North-east India, Making Cloths and weaving

24.5.20

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Bodopress: 24/05/2020

Tangla: The Bodos are the early settler of North-east India, basically of Assam and the Bodos are also inhabitants of the neighbouring country outside of India like Nepal, Bhutan, and Bangladesh etc. The Bodos are most rich in their cultural activities. The weaving is an integral part of Bodos or women folk of the Bodo society. The womenfolk of the Bodo society are very expert in their weaving and the weaving is the small scale industry of the Bodo society. 


They weave their essential clothes in the loom with beautiful designing. In the present perspective, they also earn money by selling their weaving clothes and make strong their family economy. The beautiful design clothes of women folk of the Bodo society not only popular among them but also getting memorable in other community also. Today their weaving activity comes to in commercial purpose and every woman has known to weave clothes very beautifully. Keywords: Bodo women, Weaving, Economy condition, Art of weaving, small scale industry, Role in Society, Modernization. 


The Bodos are the early settler of North-east India basically Assam and also inhabitants of the neighbouring country like Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh. Racially the Bodo belongs to the Mongoloid stock of the Indo-Mongoloids or IndoTibetans. The Bodos are most adventurous in their cultural activities. Hence, the weaving is an integral part of the Bodos or women folk of the Bodo society. The human being saves to himself from the shameless and to see himself beautifully and to protect themselves from the cold day, fashioned or wearing the wooden shin or animal‟s skin from the early period.


 But today it becomes in the form of cloths and it is taking place in the Bodo society. Generally, the womenfolk of the Bodo society know to weave the cloths or every women folk know the art of weaving, which is learning from childhood to the elder member of the family. The weaving cloths of the Bodo women classified into two types as male and female cloths. But the womenfolk of the Bodo society weaves all the required cloths both male and female. They are very expert in weaving the colourful clothes irrespective of male and female. 


The womenfolk of the Bodo society weave their cloths with mixing variety design and colour. E.g. Games(for male), Dhokona(for female), Langa (for female), Aronai, Rege-regang, etc. in where they are making a various design on cloths. The design on their weaving cloths different design. E.g Dowtu good, Farrow megon, Mufur AFA, Hajw agor(hill design), Dhorai mwkreb, Thaigir bibar, etc. In the changing perspective the design and technology are changed in weaving. 


At present the Bodo women weaving their cloths with modern technique. So, the weaving colourful cloths of Bodo women are not only popular among the Bodo society but also getting memorable among the other community. Rev. Sidney Endle puts as “one of the chief industries, a very profitable one among the Kacharis, is that of the culture of the silkworm known as eri and the manufacture of the eri cloth.






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