Sohrai Art in Jharkhand

Sohrai art form has been named after the namesake harvest festival that starts around Diwali. During harvest, the women of the house clean their houses and walls and paint murals of Sohrai arts. What is special about the ancient art form is that it is only created by women. Sohari depicts the crop cycle, and Khovar, or finger painting, depicts marriage and fertility and is traditionally made for weddings.  Read more on this at: Global Voices – https://globalvoices.org/2017/12/08/painting-a-new-story-sohrai-art-in-jharkhand/

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