SOWANA ENTERPRISES, LLC is proud to bring to you the exquisite and unique art and handicrafts of Goa through our Online Handicrafts Emporium.
Providing the Goan artisans an online outlet for their masterpieces – and offering you great value for your money – we have opened the doors to the glory and the beauty of Goa by showcasing on the Web the intricately designed art and crafts of this tropical paradise in India!
With an ancient history that goes back to a few thousand years, Goa – India’s tropical paradise – has been influenced by various cultures. Over the course of history, Goa quickly compiled the best of everything and evolved as a melting pot of Portuguese and Indian art and native handicrafts. Today the Goan culture is an impeccable mosaic of bright and myriad colors – the ostentatious designs of Latin acumen set against the perpetual hues of traditional Indian attitudes and lifestyles.
The major art forms of Goa include bamboo craft, woodcarving, brass metals, seashell craft, paper-mâché, and wooden lacquer ware. Other important crafts of the state include jute macramé, fabric collage, plaster of Paris, crochet and embroidery, fiber and batik prints, fiber stone carving, coconut shell carving, metal embossing, silver and imitation jewelry, cotton dolls, soft toys, woolen tapestry, and artistic weaving.
Goa has a rich tradition of handicrafts. It is not unusual to see artisans in remote villages crafting beautiful traditional items out of a variety of natural raw materials. We encourage you to browse our Web site and experience the aesthetic blend of Portuguese and Indian cultures in every handicraft you view.
The unique and authentic way the art and crafts of Goa are created, makes them ‘one-of-a-kind’ treasures that you will cherish for years to come! You will be amazed at the treasure trove of handicrafts that Goa has to offer! Each item is created with utmost skill handed down through generations of artisans. The handicrafts of Goa are known for their aesthetic value as well as their utility around the home or office.
And you can shop at ease because our shopping cart is secure and safe, and is integrated with SSL certification. So, what are you waiting for? Go ahead and shop to your heart’s content, and stake your claim to these exquisite creations from Goa!
(Please note: Our Online Emporium is currently under construction, but you can still browse the Web site)