- The women of Mithila region of North Bihar are known for their impressive craft skills. Sikki is a type of grass of golden colour which is grown in the wet and marshy area around rivers and ponds and area of heavy rainfall in Mithila region of North Bihar. These golden grass are collected by Harijans and sold in the local markets. The munj (another grass) and khar are other important raw materials for the making of sikki grass products. Munj is much cheaper and more abundant, so it is used to give basic shape and strength in sikki products.
- GI Tag No.75
- Material- Sikki Grass
- Cleaning Care- Wipe with dry cotton cloth