With changing dialects across Rajasthan, a similar water pitcher storage was called a parinda in some districts. This parinda had khuti on either side which were used to hang induni (pot ring) that are used as a base to carry pots on the head while fetching water.


  • Title: Parinda (Water pitcher storage)
  • Location: Dadhikar, Alwar, Rajasthan
  • Type: Manjush (Storage)
  • Contributor: Mansi S Rao, Ben Cartwright and Samrudha Dixit
  • Rights: Design Innovation and Craft Resource Centre, CEPT University and South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) Trust
  • Medium: Stone
  • Stone Craft Technique: Carving, Dressing, Masonry, Painting
  • Region: Mewat - Brij

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