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Conservation of Artisans through Cluster Development
Stone Carving Artisans
Rajasthan is well renowned for its abundance of stone as a building material and its stone craftsmanship. This is apparent in several historic & contemporary temples and buildings and it has created a niche for itself in the global market. There is a significant role of Pindwara artisans in stone carving, marble carving and temple construction work all over the world.
Marble carving work & temple work enjoy a long tradition in Pindwara but there were few significant obstacles which hinder the development of the area. Government of Rajasthan recognized these problems and decided to take up the development of Stone Art (Marble Carving) Pindwara Cluster, under Rajasthan Cluster Development Programme for small artisan of Pindwara area. Arpan Seva Sansthan was nominated as a project implementing agency by the Industries Department for this project.
To enhance socio economic development of Artisans of Pindwara Stone cluster by providing sustainable livelihood opportunities and cluster become globally competitive to tap the National and International market.
To enhance in income of Artisans.
To create sustainable opportunities in    cluster area.
To strengthen the capacity of the artisans    in filed of technology, market and business    development services.
Develop an enabling environment in cluster    area for accelerating growth .
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