A tour to Chharttisgarh means full enjoyment and fun especially from the aesthetic point of view. Rich in arts and crafts, Chhattisgarh attracts the attention of the travelers from the places far and wide. Most of the travelers visit even the most remote part of this state of India to explore the exotic and attractive crafts of Chhattisgarh, India. Chhattisgarh is well known and reputed for its intricate and beautiful Bamboo Work.
Finest ever Bamboo Work in Chhattisgarh can be seen in the form of wall hangings, table lamps and table mats. These objects look brilliant and at the same time their utility can not be ignored.
Easy to handle and use the bamboo products have essentially been put into much of fame and public eye by the tribal groups which make an extensive use of these products. The finishing you will find in the tribal artisans bamboo work is difficult to see any where else.
It is believed that Bamboo Work in Chhattisgarh, India which to maximum degree has been developed and initiated by the tribal families is the medium adopted by them to express their rich and attractive form of art.
The bamboo work of the tribes in Chhattisgarh is known for their utilitarian significance. Attractive furniture, mats and kitchenware like baskets are few of the pieces of work which glorify the craftsmanship of the groups involved in the making of these items.
Some of the tribal communities which are especially famous for their Bamboo Work include Gond, Baiga, Korku and Basor or Basod. This craft is considered to be their favorite pastime. Using their skills in this from of art, the aboriginals create items of decorative value too. Besides, some other items that again highlight the refined bamboo work of the natives include agricultural devices, fishing traps, hunting implements. These products are available at local weekly markets. Some of the districts of Chhattisgarh regarded to be the center of Bamboo Work are Shahdol, Balaghat, Mandla and Seoni.