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Paper Idol of Goddess Kali

Paper Idol of Goddess Kali
Contributed by- Souvik Sur , KOLKATA , INDIA
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Souvik Sur from Kolkata brings in the spirit of Durga Puja with this home-made paper idols of Durga and Shiva.

It is the time of the year when West Bengal resonates with the annual festival of Navratri and Durga Puja.


Close up of Shiva
1. The body of GODDESS KALI and LORD SHIVA has been made with the covers of our exercise-copies, by rolling them into the desired shapes and body structures, and by attaching them with staple pins and cello tape.
2. Then, the bodies are colored using oil - colors.
3. The sari has bee made using very thin quality of red paper (used for making kites), and the sari ha been decorated with 'chumkis'(small glittering pieces of metals) and 'zari'(glittering threads)
4. The ornaments are made by arranging these small chumkis into several patterns on silver - paper.
5. The hair has been obtained from the market
6. The weapons are also made using the silver paper and gum.
7. Tiger skin worn by Shiva is made using yellow paper (similar to that used to make the sari), and painting the black lines on it using a felt-pen.
8. The background has been made using in thermocol sheet and marble paper.
the entire idol half complete idol
the entire idol half complete idol
close up of the goddess GODDESS KALI
close up of the goddess goddess Kali


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October 10, 2019
How to make it please give me a video
Gaj Art, Udaipur
March 25, 2019
Thanks for sharing this information and it's helpful to us.
Binayak Dey, Hospital road (Silchar)
October 17, 2017
Joy Maa Kali🕉🕉🕉🕉🕉🕉🕉🕉🕉🕉🕉🕉