Mahoba

  • Mahoba
  • Gaura stone

    Gaura stone

    Mahoba is known nationwide for its exquisite gaura stone craft. Gaura stone craft is made of radiant white colored stone that is predominantly found in this region. The stone craft holds a very special place in the world of art and craft. Gaura stone has a soft texture. It is cut into several pieces which are then used for making various craft items that are used for ornamental purpose. Artisans from Mahoba are known worldwide for their unique artworks of unmatched specimens of Gaura stone handicraft.

    Introduction

    Mahoba is a small district of Uttar Pradesh that is a part of Chitrakoot Division. Mahoba town is the district headquarters. It lies in the Bundelkhand region. It lies near to historical places like Khajuraho, Laundi, Kulpahar, Charkhari, Kalinjar, Orchha, and Jhansi. The district was carved out from the erstwhile Hamirpur district on 11 February 1995.

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    • Gaura Stone industry
    • Storage Battery industry
    • Readymade Garments industry
    • Shoe & Leather Products industry
    • Food Processing industry

    • Agro based
    • Soda water
    • Cotton textile
    • Woolen, silk & artificial thread based clothes
    • Ready-made/Hosiery garments & embroidery
    • Wood/wooden based furniture
    • Paper & Paper products
    • Leather based
    • Chemical/Chemical based
    • Mineral based
    • Metal based (Steel Fab.)
    • Metal Products
    • Machinery/Engineering units
    • Electrical machinery
    • Repairing & servicing

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