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5 Best Wooden Toys – Simple and Effective

My child has always loved toys with a wooden texture and bright colors. wooden toys have been and around for thousands of years, they were in fact some of the earliest toys. Let us look at 5 Best Wooden Toys which you can get for your child and I am sure that he/she is going …

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3 traditional Indian board games (worldwide classic) – Very popular in their modern version

Do you know what is common between the popular board games – “Chess”, “Snake & Ladder” and “Ludo”. All the three popular board games trace their origin back to ancient India. These are Indian board games. Let us look, what these were called as. Updated: 24-Feb-2020 Popular Indian board games Chaturanga (modern day Chess) As …

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Gilli-Danda – The game we forgot!

During these festive season, I visited my village. I saw couple of kids playing a game which took me to my child hood.  During initial years of my childhood when I used to visit my home town and village we used to play this a lot. But over the years it seemed to have been …

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Wooden rattles for your little one – Cute and Safe alternative to plastic

Looking for a safe and colorful alternative to plastic rattles for your little doll.. try wooden rattles. These traditional Indian toys also called as “Jhun Jhuna” in Hindi provide a safe alternative to plastic toys. Few things we need to keep in mind though Buy from some reputed manufacturer Make sure that the corners are …

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Traditional Indian Rattle Toys

Wooden toys has always been part of our toy history. Rattles are one of the most favourite toy as a new born. They get attracted to it immediately. Hence it is obvious that rattles were always part of our toy history. Today, in modern days toys are made of high grade plastic. But in olden …

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Wooden Phirki Toys – cute traditional spinning toy

Do you remember this toy?   We are so much of a fan about modern spinning toys like BeyBlades, but there has been cool spinning toys in India traditionally and has been very popular. I have written about one of the more known traditional spinning toy from our childhood – Lattu and today I realized …

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(Kathputli) Puppet Play – Fun and learning together for kids

Puppets, Puppet Play or Puppetry has been in existence from time immemorial and has existed across all parts of world and all cultures. There must be some good reason for it being so. May be humans have used puppets to express themselves to a wider audience in a more interesting way. A puppet is an …

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Pithoo – Do you remember this game?

Pithoo – Do you remember this game? If yes, then you definitely had a nice time playing outside when you were child 🙂 Other names of Pithoo Pithoo / Pittu also called as Lagori in Kannada is a very old, traditional Indian game or the verge of being forgotten. There are many such traditional games …

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