Our News & Magazine Articles


The Jangid family lives in the city of Jaipur in the state of Rajasthan, India, an area that for centuries has been known worldwide for quality, elegance, design, ethnic flavour and unmatched workmanship in both utilitarian and artistic wooden masterpieces. Using the simplest tools, these artisans - father Mahesh and his sons Mohit and Rohit - faithfully adhere to the style of their forefathers, which has helped to keep the tradition of miniature carving alive. Learning to carve with precision and exactness on a miniature scale is challenging for even the most seasoned carvers, but for 45-year-old Mahesh and his sons, Mohit - 22 - and Rohit - 20 - it is a lifelong labour of love and an honoured family tradition passed down through many generations.