Dhokra (also spelt Dokra) originated in India over 4,000 years ago. It is an Indian Heritage Craft known for casting of non-ferrous metals (mainly Brass and Bell Metal). Lost-wax casting technique used in producing Dokra artefacts is one of the oldest enduring metalwork methods on the planet. Dhokra is a skilled craft form producing objet d’art. Dokra aka Dhokra artefacts are in demand in India as well as many foreign markets because of their enchanting simplicity, captivating primitive folk themes, ideas and forceful form.