Tholu Bommalata, Leather Shadow Puppets of Andhra Pradesh is a traditional craft and performing art that has existed since 200BC. It’s one of the oldest forms of Performing Arts in India. Traditionally, shadow puppets of epics like Ramayan and Mahabharat are made and stories narrated.
Made in collaboration with Leather Puppetry artisans from Andhra Pradesh.
Craft type – Tholu Bommalata – Leather Shadow Puppets
Material: No plastic. 100% natural
Actual colors are maybe different from those illustrated on the box. Avoid direct exposure to sunlight.
Potli is a member of FAIRTRADE FORUM-India. We follow all FAIR TRADE Practices laid down by the Forum
This kit directly supports the artisans and helps in sustaining their art form.
This Kit encourages non-digital and tactile play. We stimulate creative thinking and imaginative play while sharing the rich cultural heritage of India. It also enhances Environmental Studies, Creativity & Imagination, Socio-Economic Development, and Knowledge about India’s culture and mythology.
Certifications and Features
- Made by Rural Artisans