Marble has been one of the most popular choices of material for crafting God figures and statues since ancient times. Marble sculptures are elegant and sophisticated. Marble deposits are most widespread in Rajasthan and Gujarat. The most popular marble sculptures in India are those of Hindu gods and goddesses. These Hindu statues are placed in temples, as well as in religious shrines at home. They are also popular as decorative items for an aesthetic look. Statues of mythological figures and saints are also crafted in marble. Marble is also used to sculpt Buddhist statues and Christian figures.
BUDDHA SITTING 8 INCH KADAM An ancient craft originally practiced on ivory is adapted to different kinds of wood as well. The community of Ivory carvers still known as “Hast daant waale” from Rajasthan and Haryana have over the ye..