India is the largest brass making region in the world. Andhra Pradesh is known for the Budithi art which is a unique and special form of metal handicrafts in India. Budithi art was originated and practiced in the Budithi village in Srikakulam district. It is famous for making beautiful metal handicrafts in both traditional and modern styles. Brass is the main alloy that is used prominently in this art. Wonderful Brassware of this place nowadays getting popularity.
Earlier this art has been in the tradition of this village and now it has become the profession of locals. Due to the efforts of the state government, its art has achieved enormous popularity. The products are mostly Bindelu (Water container), flower vases, utensils, etc. Brass is also used nowadays for making statues of gods and goddesses, household items, cooking utensils, and decorative items. The price range of the product depends on the quality and design.
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