The intricate art form that's Rogan!

on 29 August 2018
Rogan Art from Kutch

The neighbourhood where Abdul Gafoor Khatri stays and where he creates the Rogan art
Photo By Jan Sassmannshausen
Rogan Art from Kutch

Photo By Jan Sassmannshausen
Rogan Art from Kutch

Wall of fame: The bigwigs from around the world who have received the Rogan art paintings from Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Photo By Jan Sassmannshausen
Rogan Art from Kutch

The Rogan mix: After castor oil is heated for 6 hours this is the sticky mix that is used for the painting
Photo By Jan Sassmannshausen
Rogan Art from Kutch

Rogan is then mixed with color to a desired consistency
Photo By Jan Sassmannshausen
Rogan Art from Kutch

This colour is then used to make designs on fabric with the help of a simple, thin steel rod not longer than 6 inches.
Photo By Jan Sassmannshausen
Rogan Art from Kutch

Artisans at work in Abdul Gafoor Khatri's home.
Photo By Jan Sassmannshausen
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