- The dark and elegant rawness of the metal artifacts and figurines of traditional and modern Chhattisgarh is a reflection of its creator’s imagination and skills. The symbiotic relationship of the tribal with nature allows them to draw raw material form the orerich mines in the Chirandongri region or by prudently recycling scrap iron.
- Crafted extensively in the Nagarnar, Jondarpadar and Kondagaon villages of Chhattisgarh, the blacksmiths skilfully forge the items using rudimentary tools.
- The Wrought Iron craft of Chhattisgarh has got “Geographical Indication”” No.82 Dated, 12/03/2007 from Registrar of Geographical Indication Chennai, Govt of India, for global uniqueness of creation.
- The variety of artifacts animal figures, lamps, candle holders, masks, wall panels, furniture, musician set, utilities, office-ware etc are created in Chhattisgarh.
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