Tandoor | Oven
Location: Mansa, Mansa, Punjab
Cultural region: Malwa
Earth craft technique: Brick masonry, Plastering
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK
A tandoor is usually constructed in the courtyard or any open space of the house. It is made using bricks to construct the enclosure and then plastered using a layer of mud. It can be made in different shapes and sizes. A cavity is kept at the bottom for blowing air to keep the coal burning.