Weavers Behind World Famous "Kani Shawl" Say Money Not Worth the Effort

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Kani shawls, made of cashmere wool locally known as pashmina, is spun on handlooms using wooden needles. Depending on the complexity and intricacy of the design, a Kani shawl can take anywhere between three months to three years to be completed. Weavers say the earnings from making these shawls are very low. (Video credit: PTI)
 

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