About Us

The versatility of Rabindranath Tagore’s creative genius has been recognized all over the world. His universal thinking and devotion for learning has been reflected at Santiniketan. Now Santiniketan is famous for the beautifully handicraft, leather hand bags and other fashion accessories. Sriniketan was established by Tagore’s thought with handicrafts work. The institute of rural Reconstruction was founded on 6th February, 1922 at Surul a distance of about 3 kilometres from Santiniketan. The objective was to promote the traditional skill and creativity of rural artisans and use them to gainfully in small and cottage industrial enterprise. Santiniketan was a result of this vision.