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Firstly, it was a bit of a challenge to reach it. Secondly, we were mobbed by the artisans of each house, almost dragged from house to house. And we realised that almost every house has artwork which is similar to every other house. Why go...More
A small village near Puri. Heritage village ! Amazing art ! Paintings of diff range and taale leaf art with natural colors ! Bargaining can be tried but don't bargain a lot..respect the art and encourage the local artists
I visited Raghurajpur village in my recent trip to jagannath puri.We took a taxi to reach village and paid Rs1000 as it was raining.but you can go by rickshaw paying Rs 300 to Rs 500.
I am not an artist but I learned paintings and...More
Autodrivers will not take you to actual village which is inside they will stop you near the showrooms at the starting of the village so you don’t get to meet real artists and those showrooms dealers will charge you higher price and auto drivers have...More
Raghurajpur is situated about 10 kms away from Puri.In this village there are about 100 houses and almost everyone is an artisan. They are Pattachitra painters.They also make traditional masks, stone idols, paper mache, sculptures, wooden toys.
it is a small village and since we had engaged a car for the entire tour, there was no difficulty in reaching the village, with the local driver. The people of this village are poor but are with the rich talent in making these patta...More
It’s a beautiful village . The drive through and to the village is full of natural beauty . The village has craftsmanship but I felt dejected at the sight of people trying to lure the visitors to their places .
Please visit Raghurajpur one of famous artist village at Odisha ,India.while entering to village don't stay near entrance of the village . please come inside and visit all homes and meet with all artist .Many famous arist are staying in that village .they do Patta...More
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Well if you are that keen... arrange your stay at puri (which is a nearby town). Visit this place couple of times (don’t say anyone your purpose of visit) and see where things lead. In the entrance of the village you will... More
Well if you are that keen... arrange your stay at puri (which is a nearby town). Visit this place couple of times (don’t say anyone your purpose of visit) and see where things lead. In the entrance of the village you will see some of the shops... don’t stop their... go little further to the heart of the village... their you will see people working on their art in every house.. talk to them in their house... and you may find some luck... also check out Shantiniketan, visva Bharti university specially for fine arts , in West Bengal