Jai Hind Thakur from Chhattisgarh
Antique Dhokra Tea Light Holder - Woman carrying "Soopa"
A beautiful handmade candle stand of a woman carrying “mora / soopa”. “Mora / Soopa” is traditionally made of bamboo woven in shape of a curved tray. In olden days, new borns were first kept in “mora / soopa” and then transfered to cradle. It is also believed that infant lord Krishna was transported from Kansa prison to Gokula in “mora / soopa” by Vasudev. It is made of antique brass.
- Package Content : 1 Tea light holder
|Size of Lamp Stand||11 cm x 11 cm x 16 cm|
|Weight of Product||929 g|
Dhokra artefacts can be traced back as early as Mohenjo-daro. It is the oldest traditional technique of casting metal. The name of the art is derived from Dhokra damar tribe, which has been practicing it since generations.
This Dhokra art work is made by Jai Hind Thakur from Chhattisgarh.
Product Note :This product is hand-painted / handcrafted by the artisans. Hence, there is a possibility of slight variations in colour or designs. The asymmetry present in handmade product makes it truly unique and beautiful.