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Arts and Crafts of Uttaranchal

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Dekaras are the clay images of Gods and Goddesses, are meant solely for worship. The images made of Lord Shiva on Kartik Sanskranti are known as Dekara.

Ornaments

In the region of Garhwal and Kumaon traditional ornaments are made using the old designs and patterns. These designs are thousands of years old.

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In the University Museum of Srinagar, Garhwal, rich collection of Garhwal paintings is displayed along with many sculptures and findings from archaeological excavations.

Rangwali

Rangwali is a colourful Pichhora wore by women in all ritual ceremonies. Rangwali is also known as Kusumia. It is a piece of muslin cloth, three mts. in length and one to one and a half mts in width, which is dyed yellow and dried under shade.

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Wall Painting is one of the oldest traditions of Uttaranchal. In this region, two different kinds of paintings are followed one for the ritual ceremonial places and another for the Kitchen.

Wood Carving

The craft of Wood Carving in Uttranchal is very popular, specially of Doors. In the olden days, carving on the main entrance door was considered a status symbol.

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