Paata | Bench


Category: Aasan
Location: Bikaner, Bikaner, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Marwar
Materials: Metal, Wood
Wood craft technique: Joinery, Painting, Turning
Metal craft technique: Bending, Fittings, Painting, Riveting
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

Placing paata next to temples is common, like this one in the Banthia Chowk. It was used by devotees during religious gatherings and on regular days as a resting place.

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