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Exquisite bronze sculptures were produced in the Tamil country

Workspace

Putala Nach

Description

String puppetry 

Location

Lower Assam, Upper Assam (Majuli Island), North Assam (Darrang district)

 

Traditions

Putula Nacha is also known as Putala-Bhaona or Putala-Bhoariya when it draws from the Ankia Nat dance drama form. 'Bhaona' is an enactment of religious themes; 'bhoariya' is a jester and can also represent mimicry.

 

Performance sites

Public gatherings in villages and towns