Thatta Kedona

Culture is a Basic Need

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Traditional Culture

The most important factors for the current development were laid in the 19th century. The rejection of thinking and acting as a community meant for the technology an enormous increase in the industrial production because the division of work led to higher productivity and new professions and it appeared on the face of it to increase the standard of living in western cultures (for example the Taylorism as introduced in Ford automobile factories etc.)

Analysis of the society by political and economic thinkers led to development theories, which could not foresee the effects of these policies as evidenced today. The cardinal error by these theorists was the euro-centristic model, i.e. nobody took the happenings in other cultures into consideration.
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Thatta Kedona Documentaries - How it all started

Thatta Kedona - the toy village of Pakistan - Part 1

Thatta Kedona - the toy village of Pakistan - Part 2

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Pottery and Handicraft Workshops by Monika Kuppler

Monika Kuppler – a veteran volunteer – has arrived in Thatta Ghulamka Dheroka. She has a long association with NGO work in TGD. She teachers pottery and handicraft in the Women Art Centre. Village women are already waiting for her. She is here till Mar 20, 2013.


Spring is always a very productive season in Thatta Ghulamka Dheroka.

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Handicraft in Men Center of AFA from TGD


New handicraft are produced in Men Centre of AFA at TGD. Air Glider is another tiny winy toy manufactured by Zephanja.
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