Arts and Crafts

Arts & Crafts Map of Andhra Pradesh

The various Arts & Crafts in Andhra Pradesh

  • Kuchipudi +

    Kuchipudi is the Classical dance of Andhra Pradesh. It is also popular all over South India. Kuchipudi is the name of a village in the Divi Taluka of Krishna district that borders the Bay of Bengal and with resident Brahmins practicing this traditional dance form, it acquired the present name.   Read More
  • Ponduru +

    A small village in Srikakulam is known as the land where the finest khadi is woven. Khadi from Ponduru is famous among Khadi lovers of the entire country. Mahatma Gandhi is also said Read More
  • Dharmavaram Silk Sarees +

    Dharmavaram is also known for its cotton and silk weaving industry. Dharmavaram silk sarees are well known all over the country. Leather puppets are also made in the vicinity. It is famous for silk sarees and Read More
  • Kondapalli Toys +

    Kondapalli Toys have carved a niche of their own in the world of handicrafts. Nimble fingered artisans carve with aplomb, as characters emerge and evolve from light soft wood. The wooden piece is heated to make Read More
  • Chirala +

    Located 16 kms from Bapatla and 60 kms from Ongole, Chirala is well known for its textiles. Bedspreads, curtains, tapestry fabrics and sarees are popular offerings of the place. It's also popularly known as Read More
  • Etikoppaka Toys +

    Etikoppaka, a small village on the banks of the Varaha River in Visakhapatnam district, is famous for its age-old tradition of wooden carvings and artefacts, especially the toys, mythological figures and Read More
  • Budithi Brassware +

    There is a small village called Budithi in Central Srikakulam. Here, life revolves around creating beautiful shapes out of alloys. The shapes range from charmingly traditional items to Read More
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