Chinhhari arts wooden trunk/chest with warli /godna paintings - WTC004
Regular priceRs. 11,999.00
Unique hand painted Wooden truck/Chest made of pine wood which can be used for storage indoor and in garden.
3 sides of trunk depict different dance form from Chhattisgarh. 1. Front : 3 dance forms are depicted on front portion of the trunk a. Gedi nritya(dance) : Dancer use bamboo stick to stand tall and it is normally performed in Hareli festival , when farmers worship their equipment and cows and performs Gedi race and dance. This happens around monsoon , rainy season in Chhattisgarh.
b. Sua Nacha : Girls perform sua nacha between Dushera festival and Diwali. Sua means parrot in Chhattisgarh, and team of girls roam around and visit households and perform this dance. In return people pay them in cash and kind.
c. Raut nacha : This dance is performed by Yadav's, who consider them as decedents of lord Krishna. Yadavs Are considered as Decedents of lord Krishna himself. The dance is performed after Diwali for next 15 days.
2. Right side: Relo dance is depicted on right side of the trunk . This dance belongs to southern side of Chhattisgarh . This dance is performed during Holi festival by the local tribes, to celebrate life and mother nature. It is a very colorful and in sink dance .
3. Left side ; Panthi Nritya is performed by Satnami Community on the occasion of birth anniversary of Sant Guru Ghasi Das. This Dance is Religiously devoted performance and has a unique rhythmic and vibrant Music .
The painting is in Godna style, originally used for tattoo in Chhattisgarh. The trunk is made of pine wood which is long lasting, robust and easy to maintain.