Manja | Charpoy


Category: Manch
Location: Khedar, Hisar, Haryana
Cultural region: Bagad
Materials: Grass (Sarkanda), Textile, Wood
Grass craft technique: Weaving
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Painting, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

A public space where the men of the village would gather to play games and discuss various topics related to politics, economics and events in and around the village was known as thai in this village. This manja was found in the thai of Khedar village in Hisar and was believed to be around fifty years old. It was made of teak wood and was painted a few years ago.

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