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Workshop: The SARI School with Rta Chishti – New York, NY, USA

Front cover photo from the book "Saris Tradition and Beyond"  2013

Front cover photo from the book “Saris Tradition and Beyond” 2013

“The Sari Project”

Rta Kapur Chishti

Date: May 2

Time: 1-5 p.m.

Location: Einstein Auditorium at the Barney Building (34 Stuyvesant Street).

Rta Kapur Chishti will be lecturing about “The Sari Project” on beauty, comfort and culture of the sari. The sari is a traditional garment worn by women in India that comes in a range of colors, patterns and  can vary in length and design of wrapping technique.

The lecture will also include Louise Nicholson who is a journalist, art historian and expert on Indian culture.

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Hosted by The Steinhardt School, New York University

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