• Shahjahanpur
  • Zari-Zardozi


    Zardozi embroidery is a beautiful metal embroidery, which was once used to embellish the attire of royal families in India. Usually Zardozi embroidery work involves making beautiful designs using gold and silver threads on cloth. The main occupation of approximately 80 percent of the population in Shahjahanpur is agriculture based business and industries. But Carpet making, zardozi work etc. are alsdo prominent in the eastern part of the district. Approximately 10,000 to 15,000 artisans are engaged in zardozi work here. The zardozi craft of this area is popular since the Mughal Era. Zardozi work on dress material, suit , sarees, purses, bags, hand bags, shoes, slippers, hats, gowns etc. is quite popular and is in huge demand.


    Shahjahanpur is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh that is a part of Bareilly division. It was founded in 1647 and named after the Mughal Emperor Shahjahan. As per the Government notification Shahjahanpur was established in 1813 by the British Government. Previously, it was a part of Bareilly district. Shahjahanpur city is its district headquarter. It is surrounded by Bareilly district on North West , Pilibhit district on north , district Kheri on the east, district Hardoi on the south, district Faruukhabad on south west and district Badaun on the west.

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    • Clothing factory
    • Paper Mill
    • Cement industry
    • Sugar Mill
    • Agro Energy industry
    • Surgical and Medical Equipment industry
    • Food Products (Agro based)
    • Soda water (Bev., Toba & Toba Prod.)
    • Cotton textile
    • Woolen, silk & artificial Thread based clothes
    • Jute ,Hemp & Mesta Textiles
    • Hosiery & Garments
    • Wood Products
    • Paper products & Printing
    • Leather Products
    • Rubber & Plastic Products
    • Chemical/Chemical based
    • Non-Metallic Mineral Products
    • Basic Metal Industries
    • Metal Products
    • Machinery & Part Except Electrical
    • Electrical machinery and Apparatus
    • Transport Equipment & Parts
    • Repairing & servicing Industries