Yathra Technique

I have not had the opportunity to weave yathra, and only the briefest opportunity to watch it being woven. However, it appears that some of the supplementary weft patterns are laid in in the same way as Sapma (crossing pairs of threads) and diagonal single-coil Thrima.

For more about the kind of loom used in Bumthang to weave Yathra, see Other Bhutanese Looms   


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