Ghongadi is a traditional woollen blanket made in Maharashtra, India. Blankets are made on Pit-Loom and dyed with organic and natural dyes.
This blanket has cultural significance in Maharashtra, as it is considered as a holy blanket and used in all the holy rituals and community functions.
On the other side, Ghongadi believed to help acupressure and blood flow. Nomads and shepherds in southern Maharashtra sleep on them in acute back pain and found as a great remedy for themselves.
This Ghongadi is light in weight, soft in feel, Handmade.
Ghongadi blankets are usually rough and heavy. Mostly used by shepherds and farmers in the back of the days. It takes one complete week to make one blanket and involve multiple steps.
These Ghongadi (blanket) are woven from sheep wool. It gives warmth and adequate heat to body. Normally it is daily used for sleeping, it relieves most of the body pain problems like Back pain relief, Joint pain relief, Backache relief, Body pain relief. It is most beneficial for health as it protects from blood clotting problems. Due to property of warmth it is also known as natural thermal blanket. As health concerned it is natural acupressure which circulates blood in body. Natural Thermal Warmer (GHONGADI) Natural Thermal Blanket better known as GHONGADI is woven from the yarn made from the hair of such as sheep. Environmentally friendly, GHONGADI is an organic fabric that has been used for clothing and blankets for thousands of years.GHONGADI is manufactured in the remote rural areas of Maharashtra. Function This fabric is used to make clothing that is warm and well insulated. It is usually used to make outdoor clothing but is also used to make blankets, socks and fine clothing. GHONGADI is washable blankets are easy to care. When washed in cool water these blankets will never shrink, Fade or have any of the colors Run. Washing simply makes them softer and stronger
? Ghongadi believed to help acupressure and blood flow. Nomads and shepherds in southern Maharashtra sleep on them in acute back pain and found as a great remedy for themselves.
? Total hand made product so Initially hard surface but after 2 weeks it start to be soft.
? Long Life & 100% Woolen Product
? GHONGADI is a natural fiber that is both renewable and sustainable.
? It will be use as Under blanket as well as Over blanket.
? It will help us to protect the bone problems (back pain)
? Quality assured