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Kumartuli

Workshop of the Gods
In the workshops of Kumartuli, a district of Kolkata, workers sculpt figures of female gods from straw and mud dragged out of the holy Hooghly River. These workshops are amazing - and with a little persistence you can walk amongst the workers as they piece together and paint the giant figures.
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Kumartuli, Hatkhola, Kolkata, West Bengal 700005, India