Handcrafted in the Dharavi slums of Mumbai these beautiful clay pots with candles help support street children and the Dalit people of India.
These beautiful clay pots resemble the clay jars that Indian women are often seen carrying when returning from the well. Filled with luxuriously scented beeswax these Karan candles will add instant ambience to any room.
About the Producers: For centuries the Dalit people in India have been known as the 'untouchables' people that are expected to drink from clay cups which are then destroyed. Life Association the charity behind Dalit Candles invite people in Mumbai to create these clay pots and then fill them with the finest beeswax. The clay pot candles are sold in the UK and make a stand against this powerful symbol of oppression. The profits from the sale of these candles go straight back to the help the Dalit people of India.
Each Candle's Burn Time: 26 hours. Dimensions: 5.5cm x 8cm.
WARNING: To prevent fire or serious injury. Burn candle within sight. Keep away from drafts and vibrations. Keep out of reach of children and pets. Never burn candle on or near anything that can catch fire.
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lovely powerful smell and cool little clay pot
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Great stocking fillers - like the provenance.
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About Dalit Goods
Dalit Goods are commited to raising awareness of the circumstances millions of Dalits find themselves in every day. The Dalit People are known as the "untouchables" and their opportunities in life are extremely limited.
You are not just purchasing a candle, you are supporting some of the poorest people in the world. All Dalit candles and pots are handmade by the Dalit people of India and every purchase supports the company's work with street children. Life Association is the Dalit Goods charity, who have been working tirelessly in Uttar Pradesh for 20 years to build schools, childrens homes and provide healthcare.
All Dalit Goods candles are named after the children from their projects.
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