Felicitation by Honourable Governor of Odisha, India Professor Ganeshi Lal Ji.

It was an honour when our founder (Arch Pattnaik Ompriya Mohanty with his parents: indeed precious) receives Odisha, India ‘s Honourable Governor Professor Ganeshi Lal’s (https://www.rajbhavanodisha.gov.in/view/profile.php ) blessings “felicitation” and discuss about Odia and classical languages, human languages by their number of native speakers (https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_languages_by_number_of_native_speakers ) Calligraphy work of our organisation
with the core objective to preserve India’s six cultural languages, rich heritage of art and culture through wearable sustainable fashion as well as enhance avenues for sustainable livelihood of traditional hand weavers, Pencil For Change is constantly reimagining ways to protect, preserve and promote invaluable tie-dye ikat art, culture & heritage.

While protecting and promoting this priceless heritage to not only sustain but also making hand tie-dye Ikat fabrics relevant to the younger generation by ensuring that the youth appreciates and connects with its rich heritage and textile art.