Most people in rural parts of Punjab have their meals while being seated on the floor in a crosslegged posture. Mudha is commonly used as a floor seat during meal times.


  • Title: Mudha (Floor seat)
  • Location: Badhni Kalan, Moga, 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 (Straw)
  • Region: Malwa
  • Grass Craft Technique: Coiling, Joinery
  • Cotton Rope Technique: Weaving

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