Welcome to the Dharavi Pottery Workshop in Kumbharwada!
Immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of Dharavi, Mumbai, by joining our captivating pottery workshop nestled in the heart of Kumbharwada – the pottery district of Dharavi. With a legacy dating back centuries, this workshop offers an authentic and hands-on experience that allows you to explore the traditional art of pottery while supporting local artisans.
At the Dharavi Pottery Workshop, we are dedicated to preserving and celebrating the age-old craft of pottery that has been passed down through generations in Dharavi’s Kumbharwada. Our skilled artisans are not just experts in their craft, but also enthusiastic teachers who are passionate about sharing their knowledge with visitors.
What We Offer:
Our workshop provides a unique opportunity to learn the art of pottery from the very individuals who have kept this tradition alive. Our sessions cater to all skill levels – from beginners curious about shaping their first piece to experienced potters looking to refine their techniques.
During the workshop, you’ll:
Discover History: Gain insights into the history and significance of pottery in Dharavi and its role in shaping the community’s identity.
Hands-on Experience: Roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty as you learn the basics of pottery making, from molding clay to using a potter’s wheel.
Guidance from Experts: Our skilled artisans will guide you through each step, sharing their expertise and helping you create your very own pottery masterpiece.
Cultural Immersion: Engage with the local community and immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of Kumbharwada, gaining a deeper understanding of its people and their way of life.
Support Local Artisans: By participating in our workshop, you contribute to the livelihoods of local artisans, helping to sustain a centuries-old tradition and empower the community.
Located in the heart of Kumbharwada, our pottery workshop is easily accessible and promises an enriching experience for individuals, families, and groups alike. Whether you’re a curious traveler or a seasoned artist, the Dharavi Pottery Workshop offers a memorable journey into the world of pottery and Dharavi’s cultural tapestry.
Book Your Experience:
Ready to shape your creativity with clay? Book your spot at the Dharavi Pottery Workshop today and embark on a remarkable adventure into the world of traditional Indian pottery. Join us in preserving a heritage that continues to inspire and unite generations.
Come, let’s craft memories in clay together at the Dharavi Pottery Workshop in Kumbharwada!
2 hours of detailed pottery tour
10 AM Entrance of Eros cinema
(Outside of Churchgate station 10-15 min walk from Colaba)
Please note: Available spots are limited so please book now
English speaking guide
All travel expense on the tour
Packaged water bottles
All activities cost
Meeting point location
Meeting point 1:Our first meeting point is the entry gate of Eros Cinema which is suitable for somebody who lives in South Mumbai. Eros Cinema is right next to Churchgate station and it is 15-20 minutes walking distance from Colaba and Fort area. Photos: One, Two, Three.
Meeting point 2:Our second meeting point is the entry of Cafe Coffee Day which is on the west side Mahim junction train station. This meeting location is suitable for anybody who is coming from the suburbs of Mumbai. It is easy to spot this location but if you still find any difficulty, you can ask somebody for the navigation or you can call on +91 9821090223. Photos: One, Two, Three.
End point: Matunga Road train station