Vision

Our vision is to create a scientific data base of traditional knowledge of the building technique and promoting research in traditional knowledge of built forms, exploring the traditional building materials and techniques such as building lime, stones, wood and mud.


Mission

Our mission is to make the Traditional building knowledge sustainable by promoting its use in modern construction.


Approach

Our approach is to develop scientific understanding and setting up standards for traditional building techniques and for using it in present day context.

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What We Do


Cultural resource mapping

Cultural resource mapping is a tool for defining the cultural identity of the place throu..

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Developing database

Developing database of the traditional and vernacular settlements including the inventory of the ..

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Material research

Developing research programs for traditional and historic building materials and techniqu..

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Documenting knowledge

We aim to promote the documentation of traditional building skills by..

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Capacity building programs

Capacity building program is the main objective of the organization to promote use of tra..

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Present activities


Research for reviving the traditional lime araish

Lime araish is an exclusive technique of producing an extremely smooth, glossy and crack-fre..

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Lime burning traditions in India

Kalakriti has initiated a study to document the existing practices of lime burning in India. Seve..

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Student's desk


Students would be encouraged to publish their studies and research on this platform. This platform would provide them opportunity to share their research in the field of cultural heritage and conservation.
Students interested in sharing their research, may email the abstract (300 words) of their research to inproject@kalakriti.org.in.

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Our team



Kalakriti has a multidisciplinary team of dedicated professionals which includes archaeologist, conservation architects, architects, urban designers, environmental planners, management experts and landscape architects.

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Contact Us



Kalakriti

An NGO for promoting traditional building craft

14 T, Sector 8, Jasola Vihar, New Delhi-110025

Phone: +911140540241, +919910725554

Emails : info@kalakriti.org.in

               sangeetabais@kalakriti.org.in

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