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Various Types of Traditional Puppets: Orissa

Title:Various Types of Traditional Puppets: Orissa
Author:Contractor, Meher
Enumeration:Vol. 21 Issue no. 3, p. 8-9,June 1968
Abstract:Glove, rod, and shadow puppets exist alongside the string puppets of south Orissa. The string puppets are well-designed and elaborately clothed. The usual themes of the puppet shows are stories from Krishna's life. Lack of patronage has limited string puppet performances to fairs and festivals.

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