A rope made from pieces of unused cotton fabric was tied across the room to form this bilangani. It was tied to the wooden pegs fixed on the walls of the room. Cotton mattresses and quilts were hung on one side whereas the clothes for daily use were kept on the other.


  • Title: Bilgani (Hanger)
  • Location: Dewarhu, Sonipat, Haryana
  • Type: Manjush (Storage)
  • Contributor: Mansi S Rao, Rishav Jain, Ben Cartwright and Radha Devpura
  • Rights: Design Innovation and Craft Resource Centre, CEPT University and South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) Trust
  • Medium: Cotton (Rope)
  • Region: Khadar

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