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Gobindo Naskar is a master string puppeteer and idol maker whose skills were recognised by no less than the fame dpuppeteer Raghunath Goswami himself. However, since coronavirus hit, invitatons to perform have dwindled and he and his puppeteer son have been unable to sustain themelves just through puppetry. The puppet performance that he shows at the end of the video was inspired by a Rajasthani kathputli performance he once witnessed.
Creator : Ratnaboli Bose
Date : February 8, 2017
Location : Kultali, West Bengal
Duration : 10m 07s
Source : Live recording
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Subject : taarer putul, puppetry, 24 parganas