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A coarse homespun cloth made in India.

[Hindi khādar, probably ultimately of Dravidian origin; akin to Telugu kaṇḍuvā, upper garment.]


(ˈkɑːdə) or


(Textiles) a cotton cloth of plain weave, produced in India
[from Hindi khādar]
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Noun1.khaddar - a coarse homespun cotton cloth made in India
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
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The dying crafts such as farasi and sussi weaving from Sindh, sharma from Gilgit Baltistan, loi, khes amd khaddar from Punjab and taghar from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will be focused in this training program, she added.
From its declaration as a symbol of freedom in the 1920s to its relegated status as an inferior fabric, khaddar has made a triumphant comeback since Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call for the textile in his ' Mann Ki Baat' last year.
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Afsal Khaddar paved the way for the winners with 23 points, while Sharath Kurian added 13 points.
9,000 each were Abdullah in wood carving from Swat, Saeed in Charsadda Khaddar, Hidayatullah in Chitrali handicrafts, Shamsul Arifeen in Gemstones work and Prince Mahirullah in Peshawar handicrafts.
That is Amir Khaddar, born in Tehran, who was elected in December 2008 to the provincial legislature of Quebec.
Some of the stores are exclusive distributors of Pakistan's reputed fashion lines, such as Gul Ahmed and Al-Karam, both of which offer unstitched salwar suits in a variety of fabrics including khaddar, lawn, cambric, chiffon, and silk.
The most famous among them are Khaddar, Susi, Khes, Chunri, Boski, Karandi, Shaal, and Ajrak.
It is, in fact, a lungi (the garment worn by South Asian men) made with khaddar, the homespun fabric so dear to Mahatma Gandhi's heart.
The incident occurred at around 11:30am during a clash between militants and police in the Khaddar area on the outskirts of the provincial capital Pul-i-Alam, police chief, Brig.
The most famous among them are Khaddar, Susi, Khes, Chunri, Boski, Karandi, Shaal, and The designs are invariably brightly colored with traditional emphasis on blue and red.