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Eco-Friendly Ganpati Sholapith Decoration Workshop

August 17, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm


In association with

Heart for Art


Eco-Friendly Ganpati Sholapith Decoration Workshop

About the Workshops

With Ganesh Chathurthi not so far away, make your favourite Modaks, flowers, makhar and other decorations with a 100% biodegradable, eco-friendly and sustainable plant called Shola found in the marshlands of West Bengal. Sholapith craft is the delicate carving of the dried and shaved stem of the Shola plant that is used to make decorative items.

About the Artisan

Rabindranath Halder is a 76 year old state awardee Sholapith Artist from Mahespur village in West Bengal. He along with his son Rathindra is one of the few people that practice this art and keep it alive. They travel all along the length and breadth of the country to take part in exhibitions and conduct workshops.


DATE: Friday, 17th Aug
Time 3.30 PM – 6.30 PM
On spot – Rs.1500
Early bird – Rs.1200


August 17, 2018
3:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Gyaan Adab Centre
Plot no. 30, Lane 3C, Kalyani Nagar
Pune, Maharashtra 411006 India