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Indian crafts


The main raw material for the craft is stem of the Shola plant. This plant can also be seen growing wildly mostly water logged areas of West Bengal, Orrisa and Assam or in the month of Feb/March seeds are sown in the pit area. These grow up into matured plant in 5-6 months. People collect the plant before the peeth dries up. These are then cut into pieces of the size required to make a…