Pottery in Langza , Spiti Valley


Travelling brings us so many endearing experiences, especially when we travel interacting with the local lives through our route. While volunteering in Langza, a scenic village in Spiti Valley, Himachal Pradesh I was introduced to one such culture. Pottery has been a fascinating art practice for me but until I got my hands dirty, I wasn’t aware of various technicalities into it. No wonder it’s not a child’s play At 5pm sharp, Dorji, my homestay host, twoke me up to show me the art. First we set up the room by cleaning the wheel, collecting clay and getting fresh water….