These mudha were found displayed on the wall in a private collection. Entire surfaces of these mudha were embroidered using coloured threads forming star-like patterns on the surface. The patterns are similar to the ones in traditional phulkari embroidery which is unique to Punjab.


  • Title: Mudha (Floor seat)
  • Location: Khatkar kalan, Shahid Bhagat Singh Nagar, 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 (Thread), Grass
  • Region: Doaba
  • Grass Craft Technique: Coiling, Joinery
  • Cotton Thread Technique: Embroidery

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