Mishing tribal woman weaving cloth in Majuli , Assam
Weaving their own cloth, Majuli-Assam. The tribals of Majuli are mainly Mishing tribes from Arunachal Pradesh who migrated to Majuli centuries ago. The Mishing women are expert weavers and make the famous `Mirizim' fabric which is known for exotic designs and colours. The weaving can be done anywhere. This woman had her loom set up under her bamboo stilt house.