This handcrafted sacred Peepal notebook made from Lokta bushes which grow on the southern slopes of the Nepali Himalayas between 5,250 and 13000 feet. When properly cut, the bushes can produce three to eight new, fast-growing shoots making Lokta paper one of the most renewable and eco-friendly non-tree papers and and used anciently for sacred texts, Lokta paper has been a staple of Nepalese artisans for centuries.
Local Women’s Handicrafts is a fair trade textiles and handicrafts collective based in Kathmandu that guarantees fair wages, no child labor, and safe and healthy working conditions with equal opportunities for every person.
By buying this Sacred Peepal notebook, you’re not just purchasing beautiful, handmade, products but you’re helping us educate women with skills so they may support themselves and work in a happy, healthy, and secure environment. We are working hard to eradicate sweatshops as soon as possible.
All our products are crafted with a love for craft and tradition, which makes each pieces truly unique. The products may differ slightly from the products on the product images with regard to color, size and pattern.