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Thalangara Thoppy

Thalangara thoppy is a traditional cotton cap worn by the Muslims of Malabar. Designed with crochet stitches, these caps are made in Thalangara, Kasargod District. Characterised by intricate thread work, Thalangara thoppy is used as religious attire. Apart from Kerala, this cap has a large market abroad, especially in the Gulf countries. The price changes on the basis of the design and complexity of the work. Many families in Thalangara are engaged in making these caps.

Updated on 5th October, 2014
District: Kasargod


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