August 7: National Handloom Day

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National Handloom Day is celebrated in India on August 7 every year to honor the handloom weavers in the country and also highlight the importance of the handloom industry to the socio-economic development of the country. The day was chosen to commemorate the Swadeshi Movement, which was launched on August 7, 1905, in Calcutta Town …

August 7: National Handloom Day