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Sholapith: In Conversation with National Awardee Ananta Malakar

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Ananta Malakar, Birbhum, West Bengal. December, 2017.


Ananta Malakar is a National Award winner, renowned for his commendable work in sholapith. In this interview, he takes a trip down the memory lane, halting at the landmark events in his life. Showing his excellent works and the material used, Ananta Malakar deconstructs his noteworthy craftsmanship and shares how his years with the woodcraft has been and still is momentous. He sheds light on the current sway of this product in the market, both at the local and global levels.

Video credit: Sulagna Maitra