Dia is the subcontinental term of old. Dias were the traditional candles used for light. Oils were poured into the bowl with a cotton wick which would burn gently for hours on end. Now used during wedding ceremonies especially on the day of henna application. This dia bowl is food safe, for both hot and cold food- perfect for accompaniments such as corriander, lemon wedges, etc..
The Paan ka Patta series is based on the the beetle leaf. Bowl is glazed with a soft clear shiny glaze on the inside edged with a copper luster glaze. The beetle leaf is synonymous with culture of the sub continent -it holds significance; this series is dedicated to the gentle folds of an unfurling leaf.
This product is currently retailing at Tali-(building 3-C. #2-5, Shahbaz Lane #1, Phase 6, DHA, Karachi)