Activities · Exhibitions

Promoting India in Japan

  Japan India Industry Promotion Association (JIIPA), a non- profit organization in Japan organized the 2nd India Trend Fair in Tokyo from September 27-29, 2016 at Belle Salle Shibuya Garden a popular fashion center for holding trade and fashion shows in Tokyo. The show promises to give an opportunity to exporters to showcase their products.… Continue reading Promoting India in Japan


Upasana in Germany

Our member, Upasana participated in the INNATEX exhibition in Frankfurt, Germany. The exhibition that was held from the 30th July to 1st of August, was organised under the auspices of the IVN (International Association of the Natural Textile Industry), providing exhibitors with information about product certification. INNATEX stresses the importance not only of ecological factors in… Continue reading Upasana in Germany

Activities · Exhibitions

Upasana at Pause for a Cause, Bangalore

Upasana Design Studio presented its as usual attractive range of products at Pause for a Cause exhibition from 13 to 15 July, 2016 at Karnataka Chitrakala Parisath, Art Complex, Bangalore, India. From handmade colourful stoles to kurtas and dresses were displayed in the exhibition. Upasana looks at social issues and makes fairly produced products as… Continue reading Upasana at Pause for a Cause, Bangalore

Activities · Events

Upasana participated in Pinkathon 2016-India’s biggest Women’s Run

Tamil Nadu: Tsunamika, the symbol of hope, became the Finisher Medal for Pinkathon 2016 at the India’s biggest Women’s Run in Chennai. Tsunamika dolls are symbol of hope created by the women of Upasana Design Studio. The Tsunamika doll is handmade by women affected by the 2004 Tsunami in India. She not only empowers her… Continue reading Upasana participated in Pinkathon 2016-India’s biggest Women’s Run

Change Agents !

Meet Our Agent For Change: Uma Prajapati

Founder of Upasana, member of Fair Trade Forum – India, Uma Prajapati, heads many social development projects. Uma comes from the fashion designing background, from NIFT, Delhi, and her passion lies in using creative power of design for the grassroot level and creating social business.

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Uma Prajapati, Upasana

Uma is involved with cotton farming community and launched a organic brand, called ‘Paruthi’ for India. Project of Upasana are living demonstrations of what is possible when design takes responsibility of servicing People and the Planet. She is an Agent for Change by using her designing skills.