Kavade is a Bangalore-based toy store for Ancient Board Games, Puzzles & Learning aids.
KAVADE is a niche Toy Hive in Bangalore which strives to promote traditional, value enriched learning through games without moving too far away from nature. ‘Kavade’in kannada means “Cowrie Shells”. The Toy Hive has aligned with self-help groups working with natural materials for a sustainable livelihood. They also conduct regular workshops and learning activities.
Kavade doesn’t stop at being a toy store. Kavade welcomes like minded game enthusiasts to come together on a regular basis to play a game or two & relive our good old days. Periodical workshops, tournaments are some of the activities at the toy hive, all of which are centered on the fun-learn concept.
Create a common platform for a spectrum of agegroups to experience the joy of reliving our traditional games. Designing courtyard gaming areas, taking these games to companies & schools are ongoing activities of the ToyHive.
1.Traditional games like Chaupad/Pagade, Tiger goat, Nine mens morris, Chennemane/Pallanguzhi, Kavade, Lagori/Pitthoo, Spinning tops/buguri/lattoo
2.Puzzles like snake cube, Interlocked metal puzzle, Tower of Brahma, Tangrams, Pentominoes, dexterity puzzles
3.Palm leaf & wooden Learning aids to enrich children's creativity
4.Art & craft kits