Athoor is a dangling ear ornament worn by married Kashmiri women.
The long chain is termed as 'Atah', the hexagonal shaped ornament is called 'Dejhoor' and 'Athoor' is the ornament attached to Dejhoor. The Dejhoor, Atah and Athoor are a beautiful part of our culture and traditions.
We’re climbing walnut trees with sticks in Kashmir’s Harvan area and plucking green walnuts. They are oval in shape with hard, lime green skin. The green walnuts are later broken by hand. The harvest is in full swing so get your hands on some of these delicious nuts. Shipping worldwide! 🦯🌳☀️
Generations of craftsmen in Kashmir adopted techniques of art over centuries from travelling artisans, most recently in the 15th century from the followers of King Zain-ul-Abidin. A collective of woodcarving, copper engraving, carpet weaving and hand-made paper pulp art called Papier-Mache.