Maacha | Charpoy


Category: Manch
Location: Mandkola, Palwal, Haryana
Cultural region: Mewat
Materials: Cotton (Rope), Wood
Cotton craft technique: Weaving
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

A charpoy bigger in size in comparison to a typical khaat was called a macha, particularly in Palwal district. This macha was kept in the semi-open verandah of the chaupal of the village. It was commissioned using the donations at the chaupal received from the community.

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