Isn’t it a mesmerizing piece! A duffle bag is useful any day. This Kashida embroidery bag is done artfully in the style of Khovar and Sohrai paintings of the Santhal tribe. The tribe seeks inspiration from the nature.
Santhals are the third largest indigenous tribe in India. They are residents of the states of West Bengal, Bihar, Orissa, Jharkhand and Assam. They were the great freedom fighters during the British regime in India. They wagged war against the permanent settlement of Lord Cornwallis in 1855.Tilka Majhi was the first Santhal leader who raise weapons against the Britishers in 1789. The Santhal dance is said to be one of the best tribal folk dances of India.