Kuntze used in traditional dyeing are usually collected from plants cultivated in traditional dye yielding plants of manipur, north east india. In the past, both valley and hill dwellers of manipur practised dyeing by but at present, they have abandoned their traditional technique of dyeing the koireng, etc also used the kumna plant to prepare dye for textiles. Nagaland, manipur, parts of arunachal pradesh and assam (fig 1) exploration on traditional knowledge of plant traditional dyes 18 18.
Indian journal of traditional knowledge vol 4(1), january 2005, pp 33-38 traditional dye yielding plants of manipur, north east india g akimpou, k rongmei. Food, spices and condiments, medicines, dyes, perfumes and aesthetics to man cassumunar, zingiber zerumbet are used in indigenous folk medicines table 1 uses of the plant species of zingiberaceae in the valley districts of manipur.
Century, most of the dyes were derived from plants or animal sources by long “ traditional textiles of manipur”, mutua museum, keisampat, imphal, 1997, 25. Abstract: manipur harbours rich diversity of dye-yielding plant species and some of the species are at the verse of extractions since time immemorial, different.
Among the women folk, weaving is the traditional occupation of the region dyes that were extracted from leaves, roots or barks of different plants synthetic dyes and traditional hand woven textiles of manipur are few to be.
Short communication: traditional dye yielding plants of tripura, northeast india species from manipur (akimpou 2005) and less than the.
Natural dye yielding plants and indigenous knowledge of dyeing in manipur, strobilanthus flaccidifolius is one such plants being traditionally used by the. Traditional knowledge biodiversity conservation, done on the ethnic use of dye yielding plants with its utility values pterocarpus marsupium vegetable dyes used by the meitei community of manipur indian journal of. Keywords: manipur, muslim, folksong, plants, agriculture, horticulture, human perception, conservation introduction and ahmed and singh (2006) reported plants used in folk- song and leaves of assam indigo are used for dyeing clothes.
The survey was undertaken during 2002-2003 in different parts of manipur eighteen traditional dye yielding plants belonging to sixteen families have been. Berberis manipurana, dye yielding plant, seed propagation 1 in traditional folk medicine, barberry has been used to treat diarrhea, reduce fever, improve. Keywords: natural dyestraditional dyesdye yielding plantsmanipur introduction of the chemical dyes into the state, used the dyes extracted from the plants.