In Srikulam District of Andhra Pradesh, the Budithi village is widely known for its fabulous brassware. The village-folk make a vast range of brassware from teh traditional and ritualitic to the more mdern products used in contemporary life. Traditionally, cooking was doen in these utensils and now they sre used in homes as pot-holders, vases or planetrs. Always made from brass, the craft lies in the variety of shapes and moulds that are used. You will rarely find a home without a piece of this craft.