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The Stone Pottery of Longpi

Posted by Arvind Rajkumar on

 Longpi Pottery or Stone pottery is a traditional craft from Manipur. Longpi derives its name from the village Longpi in Manipur, India. Thankul Naga tribes practice this exceptional pottery style. A single village of 400 houses in the district Ukhrul of North - East Manipur, with perhaps just 200 artisans plying the craft, is the nerve center of Longpi earthernware.

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