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Maithili Hens and Chickens Design Panel

$ 85.00

The Maithili Hens and Chickens Design Panel is handmade in Nepal by the women of the Janakpur Women’s Development Center.

First the women make the paper using recycled materials. Then they paint the picture freehand based on the design selected.   In the Maithili culture, people give chickens as gifts to symbolize growing prosperity. The Maithili Hens and Chickens Design painting makes a great decoration for any room in your house and an excellent house warming present.

Painting measure approximately 20 inches by 30 inches.


 
"Our artists are empowered through tradition."- Manjula Devi of Janakpur Women’s Development Center, Nepal 


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