About Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh
Chamba is a very beautiful district of Himachal Pradesh and it is also famous for its heritage culture. Chamba district is felt in the area of 6528 square Kilometers. It is situated in north latitude 32 degree 11' 30" and 33 degree13' 6" and in east longitude 75 degree 49 and 77 degree 3' 30". The average height if the Chamba district is 2000 feet to 21000 feet.
Awards for Chamba District
In every year there are many people whose participating and contribute his/her talent in various national competition like Stone Carving, Painting, Metal Craft, Embroidery and Wood Carving. In these competition many peoples are achieve national awards. The lists of these peoples are given below:-
Name – Category
Smt. Maheshi Devi - Chamba Rumal
Smt. Kamla Nayyer - Chamba Rumal
Smt. Lalita Waqil - Chamba Rumal
Sh. Prakash Chand - Metal Craft
Sh. Sohan Singh - Metal Craft
Sh. Hakam Singh - Metal Craft
Sh. Vijay Sharma - Painting
Mohd. Latif Malik - Wood Carving
The paintings of these people are very well. The Chamba Rumal and Wood Carving painting which are made up by the Chamba people achieve national award for their painting attraction. The Chamba Rumals painting are made by thread and it is made by the old style.