Parendi | Water pitcher storage
Location: Ravan Devra, Alwar, Rajasthan
Cultural region: Mewat - Brij
Stone craft technique: Carving, Dressing, Masonry, Painting
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
In the eastern parts of Rajasthan, an in-built water pitcher storage was called a parendi and was less elaborate than its counterparts in the south. This parendi was built along the external wall of a house. When water pitchers were stored, it was also meant for public use.