This Chopstick Set is handcrafted by artisans working with Silence in India. Silence provides training and employment and a path to self‒sufficiency for men and women with disabilities in India. After completing Silence’s training courses, artisans are encouraged to move into commercial housing so that new artisans can be trained. Artisan benefits include a retirement fund, health and personal accident insurance, profit sharing and certification of disability to qualify for free bus transit and reduced government taxation.
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Size: Chopsticks: approximately 8.5L inches; Chopstick rest: 1.75L x 1H (at the highest point) x 0.75W x 0.5 thick (in the middle) inches.
Material: Assorted colors and styles - Gamari, pine, padauk and mango woods - Chopsticks and chopstick rest are tied together with 1mm thick colorfast red string/twine.