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The craft in wood from Manipur at Dilli Haat

Of the various handicrafts in Manipur wood carving, is one of the most popular crafts. Sculptures and etching crafts are carved out of wood. Etching is a craft of making engravings or etched plates and printing designs on them.

The beautiful wooden artifacts from Manipur include the carved figurines and wall hangings of deities and animals.

These artifacts are exhibited in Dilli Haat, the permanent shopping centre for handicrafts in New Delhi. This fabulous village like bazaar is situated opposite to the INA market in the heart of Delhi, the capital of India.