Mahendra, an inmate at the Bikaner Jail is a creative Manchaha weaver and designer. He learnt the art of rug weaving in jail itself and has been weaving rugs for the past 9 months now. He is 27 years old and is a father of two beautiful daughters whom he misses the most during his tenure at the jail. He hopes and wishes to go back to his house and give a dignified life to his family members.
Khushiyon ka Darwaaza The rug Khushiyon ka Darwaaza or the door of happiness talks about endless hopes and positivity that the weaver looks for in his life. The rug depicts the situation that Mahendra, an inmate at Bikaner Jail in going through. Amidst the storm of bewilderment and lost hopes, he still believes that there is a door that will open up new possibilities for a better life. “I wanted to weave a happiness door between turbulence hence, this rug,” he says in a deep voice.