Kushmandi

Wooden Mask makers village – Kushmandi, Dhokra weaving artists; villages around – Mahisbathan, Kulator, Dehat, Pottery village – Kunoor, Basketry village – Daspara, Bamboo Mask – Baishyapara will give you a unique cultural tourism experience. They also hold the Geographical Indication (GI) for the Wooden Mask art form. Explore the village, interact with artists, participate at workshop and see Community Museum at Kushmandi located at the Resource centre developed by West Bengal Khadi and the same is used everyday under the leadership of Paresh Sarkar. The 7th edition of the 3 days Mukha mela (open to all, free entry) will be held at Kushmandi on 9-11 Oct, 2020.Tourists may ask us at toureast@banglanatak.com for details and we will be happy to connect you directly with the artists communities.