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Fun and learning: How technology, tradition changed India's toy story

What to keep in mind when you ask your children to pick what they want to play with

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Namrata Kohli 



The Indian toy market was worth $1.25 billion in FY2021, according to one report. (Stock photo)
The Indian toy market was worth $1.25 billion in FY2021, according to one report. (Stock photo)

Bengaluru resident Lakshmi Ramachandran’s toy story from her is sparse. “I grew up without toys. Nobody bought me toys and this wasn’t unusual then. One doll made its way into our house somehow and I played a lot with it, for hours. My brother and I played with mud and stones and sticks,” said the 33-year-old.

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First Published: Fri, August 05 2022. 17:00 IST

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