A hand mill grinder used to grind grains at home is known as chaakkhi. The two grinding stones are placed on a stand that collects the flour. In this chaakkhi, the stand was made from a mixture of mud and husk, and plastered with lime.
Title: Chaakkhi (Hand mill grinder)
Location: Dhoj, Faridabad, Haryana
Type: Vastu (Object)
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