Wooden Doll Mela (1)

Wooden Doll Mela, Natungram, Bardhaman, 2019

Wooden Doll is known for vibrant colour, intricate design and ethnic style. Owl of Natungram is a signature of Bengal’s handicraft. The Department of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises & Textiles (MSME&T), Govt. of West Bengal in association with UNESCO has developed Rural Craft Hub in Natungram.

Total 126 artists of Natungram are united under the society Swami Janakidas Natungram Wood Carving Artisans Industrial Cooperative Society Ltd. Village festival at Natungram will be held from April 27-29, 2018 by the artists society supported by West Bengal Khadi & Village Industries Board. All are welcome.

How to reach: Nearest railway stations are Agradwip & Katwa. It is about 1.5 hours drive from Bardhaman or Santiniketan and takes 4 hours from Kolkata.