5. STUDY OF PLANTS USES IN PATOLA MAKING by N.B. PATEL AND N.K. PATEL

  • N.B. PATEL AND N.K. PATEL
Keywords: Patola, Plants, Double Ikat, Patan.

Abstract

Dewelling on the fast colour of the Patola, a Gujarat poet wrote; "Padi patole bhat faatey pan phite nahin" meaning the design laid down in the patola may be torn, but it shall never fade.

In Patola only natural dyes are used like catechu, cochineal, indigo, turmeric, Natural Lakh, Harde, madder roots, manjistha, ratnajyot, katha, kesudo, pomegranate skin, henna, marigold flower, etc to display vibrant colours in the silk sari or fabric.

KEY WORDS: Patola, Plants, Double Ikat, Patan.

Author Biography

N.B. PATEL AND N.K. PATEL

N.B. PATEL AND N.K. PATEL

DEPARTEMENT  OF BOTANY , 

NSCBM GOVT.COLLEGE, HAMIRPUR (H.P).

          3 DIVISONAL FOREST OFFICER, OFFICE OF CONSERVATOR OF FOREST, HAMIRPUR (H.P).

      Corresponding author’s e-mail: taxonomy.naren@gmail.com

Published
2017-11-01
How to Cite
N.K. PATEL, N. P. A. (2017). 5. STUDY OF PLANTS USES IN PATOLA MAKING by N.B. PATEL AND N.K. PATEL. LIFE SCIENCES LEAFLETS, 93, 33 to 41. Retrieved from http://petsd.org/ojs/index.php/lifesciencesleaflets/article/view/1358