Asta chamma is an Indian board game. Other Indian names for this game are Chauka Bara, Taayam, Gatta Mane.
Classic Ludo Board Game. Also known as Pachisi, Indian Ludo, Chausar, Sokkattan & Pagdi Pat.
PRODUCT CARE: Please dry-clean the fabric mat or wash the same lightly in cold water. No iron. Please do not wash wooden pawns, wipe gently with Cloth.
It is one of the oldest games played in the entire world
Includes Game: 2 Set of coins(Small & Big), 1 set of dice, 7 Shell (Kauri/Kodi) and Instructions Manual
1).Ashta chamma A traditional board game from the modern day Ludo. Played by up to four players and is appropriate for any age above five years. If you have had the good fortune of spending lazy summer and winter vacations in your grandparents’ home, this game surely must have been a part of your childhood. Our endeavor here is to revive those memories and help you create new ones with your own children and make it a family sport. A game of chase and chance, this involves your maneuvering the counters assigned to you to it’s fastest trip to the home square; quite like the modern day Ludo. Healthy competition and strategy are a part of this time spent on the game. Traditionally played using cowrie shells instead of dice
2). A Traditional Indian dice game 'Pachisi or Chausar' played with 2 or 4 players. We bring you yet another game that dates back from the pages of our mythology. Commonly called Pachisi in Hindi, this game is the oldest and most played game in the country. It’s beauty lies in its variations. Regionally the basic board, the dice or coins and sometimes the rules or methodology itself may differ. Different regions have given it different names which include other more familiar ones like Chaupad in Hindi; Pagade (Kannada); Parcheesi (English - USA); Sokkattan (Tamil); Pagdi Pat (Marathi) to name a few. There is also a belief that this game may have been a precursor to the modern day board game-Ludo. The next time you decide you want to indulge in exercising your mind in a board game; try beating your opponent in the ways of the kings by playing Chausar.
Number of Game Players 4
Material Type(s) Cotton
Product Dimensions 12 x 12 x 4 cm; 486 Grams
Manufacturer recommended age 5 years and up
Country of Origin India
Item Weight 486 g