About us

Kalakriti, a non profit organization was founded in 2002 by Conservation Architect Sangeeta Bais, registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 The prime aim of the organization to promote the unexplored traditional knowledge of building materials & construction systems and making the traditional crafts and skills sustainable by promoting their uses for the modern construction as well as for the conservation of built heritage.

  • Encourage and promote extensive research and documentation to enhance the scientific understanding of our traditional built forms.
  • Create frameworks for capacity building and research programs for reviving lost traditional techniques
  • Promote and further the preservation and development of traditional crafts and skills
  • Promoting use of traditional techniques for modern construction