Janeri is a shelf which is commonly built near the chulha (hearth) in the kitchen space. It is used to place utensils like plates, jugs, bowls which were used frequently while cooking or serving food.


  • Title: Janeri (Shelf)
  • Location: Konara, Barmer, Rajasthan
  • Type: Manjush (Storage)
  • Contributor: Mansi S Rao, Ben Cartwright and Samrudha Dixit
  • Rights: Design Innovation and Craft Resource Centre, CEPT University and South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) Trust
  • Medium: Earth (Mud), Glass (Mirror)
  • Region: Marwar
  • Earth Craft Technique: Slab building, Mud relief work, Mud mirror work, Plastering

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