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Wood Carving of Uttarakhand

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Wood Carving of Uttarakhand

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In Uttarakhand, there are more than 3 dozen types of different species of wood that have been used for constructing houses, doing ornamental work, and carving agricultural implements and domestic products. The ancestral houses and temples of Uttrakhand were constructed from wood and stone. Access to these forests for produce hence was filled superstitions and taboos.

 

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