Channapatna Lacware Toys Karnataka -Traditional Toys of India (4)- Postcards.
A set of Postcards were released on 01 Oct 2020 to celebrate 151st Anniversary of First Post Card. One of the Postcard features the famous Channapatna Toys. Channapatna is located between Bengaluru and Mysuru and is famous as a “Toys City”. In Kannada Channapatna is also called “Goombegala Ooru” meaning Toys town in English. These toys are made from Special Wood called Aale Mara or Ivory Wood. and coloured using vegetable dyes making them safe and environmental friendly. Channapatna Crafts Park is First Crafts Park in the Country.