Stone Candle & Incense Holder
Handcrafted by artisans working with fair trade partner Tara Projects in India this simple grey stone has been beautifully transformed into a tea light and incense holder.
Size: Holder: 3.25″”D x 2.25″”H, inside holds a tea light candle or a stick of incense
Since 1986, our wholesaler Ten Thousand Villages, partners with TARA Projects which stands for "Trade Alternative Reform Action." Working in a 125-mile radius of Delhi, TARA is a fair trade program for community development and business. The organization enables hundreds of artisans who create some of the major handicraft lines of North India to sell their products internationally. TARA is one of the pioneering Indian organizations in the field of fair wages, non formal education programs for children and women, health and environmental awareness and further development for its member artisans. Artisan benefits from TARA include medical insurance, interest-free loans and advances, a savings program and skills training.