Karan handmade candles resemble the clay jars that Indian women are often seen carrying when returning from the well. All Dalit candles are handmade by the Dalit people of India.
Approximate burn time: 26 hours
Candle dimensions: 5.5cm x 8cm
Number per box: 1
Scent: Choose between Lavender or Coconut (using natural oils)
Wax used: Beeswax Blend (click for more information on our FAQ page)
Please be aware that these candles are handmade, therefore, each one will be slightly different. This is what makes these candles so delightful. Each one is unique, having been handmade with love and care.
Dalit’s beautiful candle pots are hand crafted in the Dharavi slum in Mumbai by skilled Dalit potters. This work is reserved for the low caste as anything associated with the earth is considered lowly employment under the caste system of India. The pots are filled with blended beeswax and combine Eastern skill with Western design to make a great gift.
All Life Association's profits from the sale of Dalit candles and Indian spices goes towards their work among the poor of India.