Clay Pottery in India
We all know that any country’s civilization is measured in terms of its pottery. Hence, India is well known for its pottery even at the time when history was non-existent. In India, the figures of gods and goddesses were created in clay. So, the varied pots and pottery were also designed in clay. In fact, India has a very affluent tradition of clay crafts and pottery. There is hardly any Hindu festival or ritual, which is celebrated without bringing in different clay pottery items or earthenware. Thereby, Indian clay pottery is a mélange of skilled craftsmanship, brilliant concept and design.
Different Kinds of Clay Used for Pottery
The three most common types of clay are: