This mudha was slender and taller than the average mudha. While making, stalks of the grass are loosely tied in a slanting position, altering the height of the mudha. Once the position is fixed the tie rope is tightened and the ends of the stalk are covered with a ring made of grass.


  • Title: Mudha (Stool)
  • Location: Nangal Kalan, Mansa, Punjab
  • Type: Aasan (Seating)
  • Contributor: Rishav Jain, Mansi S Rao, Ben Cartwright and Abhishek Ruikar
  • Rights: Design Innovation and Craft Resource Centre, CEPT University and South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) Trust
  • Medium: Cotton (Rope), Grass
  • Region: Malwa
  • Grass Craft Technique: Joinery
  • Cotton Rope Technique: Weaving

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