KARNATAKA

Poompuhar exhibition

MYSORE, JUNE 1. An exquisite variety of brass items, fabrics and other handicraft items are on display at an exhibition organised by Poompuhar in the City.

The exhibition, at The Institution of Engineers on JLB Road, showcases the dexterous work of craftsmen of Tamil Nadu that is being marketed by the Tamil Nadu Handicrafts Development Corporation, popularly known as Poompuhar.

It has a variety of brass oil lamps, bronze icons, Tanjore picture paintings and art plates. The items on display include rosewood inlay works, stone carvings, Madurai Sugandi sarees, pottery, leather products and jewellery items besides a large number of gift items. The exhibition will be open till June 14.