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Bunkar Jhopri – Weaver’s Hut

Bunkar Jhopri - Weaver’s Hut Chohtta Udaipur, Gujarat

Aweaver of the Chhota Udaipur area in Vadodara District of Gujarat would live and work in this type of hut. The weaver’s loom and spinning wheel are fixed in the verandah. The rear of the hut is a combined living room and kitchen. The walls are of bamboo, plastered with a binding mixture of dung and mud,’and the hut is roofed with handmade terracotta tiles.