Revival of dying art of making sustainable and children-friendly wooden toys

Shri C V Raju, a grassroots innovator from¬†Etikoppaka village, Visakhapatnam,¬†Andhra Pradesh, is preserving the traditional method of making Etikoppaka toys, a proud heritage rooted in his village, by making vegetative dyes and developing technologies for increasing the shelf life of the dyes. He has developed a variety of contemporary toys for which the market was … Continue reading Revival of dying art of making sustainable and children-friendly wooden toys