Madur Utsav 2018

Madur artists of Paschim Medinipur

The 2nd edition of the Madur Utsav was organised by the Paschim Medinipur Madur Bayan Shilpi Kalyan Samiti from the 7-9 Dec at Sarta village known for its Madur making tradition. It is located in Sabang Block of District Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal. A number of Madur artisans celebrated their craft and heritage. There were a host of colorful folk performances in the evening. The event attracted a large turnout. It was a great oppurtunity for people to interact with the artisans, learn about their life and craft and also pick up a piece of Bengal’s heritage.