Paniyaro | Water pitcher storage


Category: Manjush
Location: Nageshri, Amreli, Gujarat
Cultural region: Saurashtra
Materials: Earth, Stone
Stone craft technique: Carving, Dressing, Masonry, Painting
Earth craft technique: Brick masonry
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

Due to the high regard towards water, a paniyaro is often fitted with images of deities and honoured by lighting a lamp by it every morning.

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