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By Sanvi Bhatia

I went to the potters colony in Delhi. And, I loved watching the potter's wheel go round and round. I would like to thank Abhishek Anid Dutta and Samir Bhatia for assisting me with this photo essay.

Date Published: 10th October 2017.

Uttam Nagar Potter's Colony - Idol of hanuman

This Idol of Hanuman is at the entrance of potters' colony.

Uttam Nagar Potter's Colony - colourful diyas

I like these colourful "diyas". And, red is my favourite colour.

Uttam Nagar Potter's Colony - young girl in colony

I met this girl and she asked me to take her photo.

Uttam Nagar Potter's Colony - clay ready to be moulded

Piles of clay ready to be moulded.

Uttam Nagar Potter's Colony - girl mixing water and clay

This girl was mixing clay and water.

Uttam Nagar Potter's Colony - kneading the clay

Lot of kneading and kneading

Uttam Nagar Potter's Colony - big balls of clay

Big balls of clay looking like big fat "laddoos".

Uttam Nagar Potter's Colony - shaping clay into dishes

The potter is shaping the clay into dishes.

Uttam Nagar Potter's Colony - glowing fire in the kiln

I liked the glowing fire in the kiln.

Uttam Nagar Potter's Colony - diyas ready for Diwali

Diyas ready for Diwali - Happy Diwali!





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