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PM Modi's gifts to dignitaries reflect India's rich, diverse tradition

Items reflecting India's rich and diverse heritage and showcasing distinctive traditions of its various regions were chosen by Prime Minister Narendra Modi as his gifts to various dignitaries from Nordic nations he met during his three-day
Silver Meenakshi Bird
PM gifts a Silver Meenakari Bird figure from Varanasi to Crown Princess of Denmark, Mary. The art of silver enameling practiced in Benaras (Varanasi) is almost 500 years old.
Rogan painting
PM gifts a Rogan painting from Gujarat to Queen Margrethe II of Denmark. Rogan painting is art of cloth printing practiced in Kutch, Gujarat.
PM Modi gifts Dhaal with Koftgiri art from Rajasthan to PM of Norway, Jonas Gahr Støre. Tarkashi (Koftgiri) on metal is a traditional art of Rajasthan in India as a means of decorating Arms and Armour.
PM gifts a Brass Tree of Life from Rajasthan to PM of Finland, Sanna Marin. The Tree of Life symbolizes development and growth of life.
Dokra boat from Chattisgarh
PM gifts a Dokra boat from Chattisgarh to Crown Prince Fredrik of Denmark. Dokra is non–ferrous metal casting using the lost-wax casting technique.
PM gifts a Dokra boat from Chattisgarh to Crown Prince Fredrik of Denmark.
PM gifts a Pashmina stole in a Papier Mache box from J&K to PM of Sweden, Magdalena Andersson.