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The Puppets of India

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Silekyata's Hilarious Wife, Bangarekka
Design from a painted leather puppet, Karnataka
Leather Puppets
Leather Puppeteer
The Master Puppeteer Performs

A Close-up of Bullocks
Detail of a painted leather puppet
Leather Puppets
Leather Puppet
Shoorpanakha -- Ravana's sister
A mythological character from the Ramayana, leather puppet

Indian Farmer with a Plough
Leather Puppets
Soldier in Rama`s Army
Soldier in Rama's Army, Leather Puppet

A string puppet (made with wood) depicts a dancing girl
Wooden Puppet of a Dancing Girl
Wooden Puppets in Traditional Clothing
Wooden Puppets of Rajasthan in Traditional Indian Clothing

String Puppets During a Performance
String Puppets during a performance
Krishna and Arjuna in a Leather Painting
Painted Leather Puppet shows Krishna Charioting Arjuna's Car

Two Wrestleres
String Puppets from Rajasthan
String Puppets
String Puppets
String puppets waiting for their turn to perform

Giving final touches to a puppet
A young puppetteer at work. The skills of his profession are transfered to him by his forefathers.
Puppetter at Work
Puppet Mask
Close-up of a female puppet
Detailed artwork on a puppet from Karnataka

Lady Churning Curds
Leather Puppets
Leather Puppets
Lady Churning Curds
Notice her décor and the earthen pots hanging from the tree

Decorated Bull
Painted Leather Puppet, Karnataka
Leather Puppets
Leather Puppets
Leather Puppet of a Woman holding Sweets (Laddu)
Detail from a painted leather puppet, Karnataka

Close-up of an Indian Emperor
Detail of a leather puppet from Karnataka
Leather Puppets
Leather Puppets
Follower Monkey in Rama's Army
Painted leather puppet from Karnataka

Painted Leather Puppet
Private collection, Karnataka
Puppetry Arts
Painted Puppets
Yudhishtira taking bullocks to the fields
Painted Leather Puppet, Karnataka


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