The book presents an account of the unique textile traditions of one of the major tribes of the state of Assam, the Bodos. The changing trends of Bodo dresses have also have been attended in the book. The changes in time and modernization have influenced the beautiful traditional dress designs of the Bodos which results in changes in motif, colour and the pattern. All these have been well illustrated in the book by the author.
Moreover, there is an assessment of the present economic activity and prospects of the modernized Bodo textiles. What is more, a new approach is seen in the book towards the study of textiles which can interest more and more researchers and the policy makers towards this industry.