Ghatti | Hand mill grinder


Category: Vastu
Location: Roopsi, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Marwar
Materials: Earth (Mud), Stone, Wood
Earth craft technique: Slab building
Stone craft technique: Dressing
Wood craft technique: Joinery
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

A hand mill grinder is referred to as ghatti in Jaisalmer region. This ghatti had a collection tray made from mud. The owner had made the addition (to the traditional design) of a metal sheet over the plate to cover the ground flour.

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