Gidree Bawlee Foundation of Arts

Bajharu and Friends

Bajharu and Friends is a collaboration between Gidree Bawlee Foundation of Arts and a group of young puppeteers from the village of Balia in Bangladesh.

Watch the video to find out how the children create puppets using natural materials, and meet a puppet named Bajharu – the guardian of a bamboo grove – in a performance with his friends.

Drawing inspiration from the video, you can create your own puppet using materials from nature