Experience weaving day in Madaba, being one of the things you should do once you arrive in the city. There’s a weaving project that was started by twelve women of the tribe in 1985, and since then Bani Hamida has become famed for producing woven items in traditionally bright colors. Traditional ground looms, assembled using stones and sticks, are used for the weaving, and the products can be found at numerous outlets in Jordan and abroad. Visitors can stop by the weaving rooms, located in the village of Mukawir, to see how rugs are made. The women also make decorative candles.
Although a physically very demanding activity, weaving is the prerogative of women. Speaking about weaving is speaking about women, about their central role in the familial sphere, their artistic skills and their perseverance…
Weaving Experience Day
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