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Making of Mask

Chorida village of Purulia district has a long tradition of chhou dance even from the days before independence. In the trip down Chorida village, rows of workshops manufacturing chhou masks can be seen along the roads. The artisans mostly belong to the sutradhar clan.

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2016
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 2, 2016, 3:26 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Chorida, India