Manja makers gearing up for Sankrat

Manja makers gearing up for Sankrat
The manja makers of Dabeerpura are ready to load the kite thread on charkhas and send them to the distributors in old city ahead of Sankranti festival in Hyderabad. The ‘concoction’, a mixture of rice, gum, glass and a bit of colour all mixed together into a fine pulp. (Pics. Mazher)

The manja makers of Dabeerpura are ready to load the kite thread on charkhas and send them to the distributors in old city ahead of Sankranti festival in Hyderabad. The ‘concoction’, a mixture of rice, gum, glass and a bit of colour all mixed together into a fine pulp. (Pics. Mazher)