The brilliance of human imagination lies in its transformation of mundane into magnifique. Being a river basin, West Bengal has a rich abundance of clay, which has been used as a raw material for a wonderful tradition of doll making in Ghurni, Krishnanagar since last 250 years. From realistic and naturalistic to symbolic, the clay dolls of Ghurni have got recognition worldwide.\n\nThese dolls are unique in their style and the quality of their finish. The crafts persons shape the humble clay into miniature human figures at work. the perfect detailing of form, feature and stance, the meticulous realism of the clothes to the last fold and tuck, and the marvelous expressions make each of the Krishnanagar dolls a collector's item.