Papier Mache of Bihar & Jharkhand

Paper mache is an age old craft of India and every state has its own specialty. Patna, Murhu, Hazaribagh , Madhubani and Saraikella are the craft practicing centres in Bihar and Jharkhand. Craft persons make traditional masks of paper mache which are used in the chhau dance. Animal and bird figures are the other paper mache products made here.