Sonadhar Lohar is a national award winner for iron sculpture from Bastar. This conversation with him traces at one level the position of the Lohar community within the social space of Bastar. At another level, it also talks about the materiality of this craft and the changes that have filtered into it.
Mushtak Khan in conversation with Sondhar Lohar, master artist, iron craft, Bastar, on the lohar community and their work.
This content has been created as part of a project commissioned by the Directorate of Culture and Archaeology, Government of Chhattisgarh, to document the cultural and natural heritage of the state of Chhattisgarh.