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DEVOTEES OF KASHI VISHWANATH TEMPLE TO WEAR "KHADI HANDMADE PAPER SLIPPERS"

Key Points:

  • Significantly, handmade paper "use & throw" slippers have been developed for the first time in India. 
  • Khadi handmade paper slippers will be sold at Khadi's Kadi Vishwanath Corridor car park.
  • Slippers will be sold by Kashi Hastkala Pratisthan, an institution registered in Varanasi.
  • A handmade paper production unit will be opened at the Kashi Vishwanath Mahant Temple in Makar Sankranti on January 14, 2022.

Price of Slippers:

  • Handmade paper slippers can be purchased for a standard price of Rs 50 per pair.

Eco-Friendly Slippers:

  • These handmade slippers are 100% eco-friendly and cost-effective.  
  • The handmade paper used to make these slippers has no wood and is made of natural fibers such as cotton and silk and agricultural waste and, therefore, is suitable for use in places of worship.

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