Pottery making has been practiced in India from olden days. The clay crafts made in Pondicherry have wide variety of clay items. The products have huge varieties like home decorative pots, diyas (lamp), idols of gods and goddesses, and deities. The productions of the clay items happen throughout the year but have huge demand during Ganesh chaturthi, Duserrra and Diwali. The naturally made clay products are used for the daily life, special occasions and also decorative purposes. The products are made according to the customers demand.