In Ferozabad, the entire community is involved in making
glassware. Earlier only bangles were made, but now all sorts of
sophisticated glassware, as well as tasteful tableware is produced.
Varanasi also specializes in glass
Now with very modern methods and in a much wider range, ever new ones are produced, many of which are exported. The craftsmen of Varanasi also make a very thin glass out of which little pieces called tikuli are cut out.
These are worn by women on their forehead as an ornament or for decorating the fabrics, costumes etc.
Glass Made Beautiful
The tilkis are worn by women on the forehead as an ornament or for decorating of fabrics, costumes and other things. Saharanpur makes interesting toys full of colored liquid called panchkora. It also makes glass mouth pieces for hukkahs.