The proportions of a patada used for ceremonial purposes are such that one can sit comfortably in a cross-legged posture while performing rituals. Such patada are generally wider and the side supports are often carved from the bottom in symmetric designs.


  • Title: Patada (Low seat)
  • Location: Dehra, Panipat, Haryana
  • Type: Aasan (Seating)
  • 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: Wood
  • Wood Craft Technique: Carving, Joinery
  • Region: Khadar

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