This parhendi was built in the kitchen space of the house. Made to keep only two pots, the family had placed more water pots that were required to be filled on the kitchen platform. A terracotta pot was hung from a khuti fixed on one side of this parhendi.


  • Title: Parhendi (Water pitcher storage)
  • Location: Singar, Nuh, Haryana
  • Type: Manjush (Storage)
  • 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
  • Medium: Earth, Stone
  • Stone Craft Technique: Dressing
  • Region: Mewat
  • Earth Craft Technique: Brick masonry, Painting

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