This stylish spice box from Dalit contains a selection of fair trade spices in 6 adorable glass jars, making an original and thoughtful gift. These delicious spices are sourced direct from the growers in India and profits from the sale of this gift set go straight back to help the Dalit people of India.
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 invite people in Mumbai to create clay pot candles and these charming spice boxes. These products are then sold in the UK and help to make a stand against this powerful symbol of oppression. The profits from the sale of these candles and spice boxes go straight back to the help the people of India to build schools and orphanages amongst the Dalit communities.
6 Jars Include: Ground Chilli 50g, Whole Coriander 50g, Whole Cumin Seeds 60g, Ground Turmeric 60g Ground Ginger 50g, Whole Black Pepper 60g
Number of spices per box: 6
Box Size: 19cm long x 13 cm high x 13 cm wide
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Dalit Goods were born from the urgent need to help and support some of the poorest communities in India. Named after the ‘Dalits’ or ‘Oppressed’ people, who have been positioned at the bottom of India’s’ caste system for over 3000 years, Dalit Goods sell the handmade Candles and clay pots made by skilled people living in Dharavi.
Sourcing quality potting clay and using hand-poured bees wax, each item is lovingly crafted by skilled workers and packaged in biodegradable cardboard.
Buying a candle helps to shine a light in the lives of some of the poorest states in India.
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