Mrs. Seethalakshmi from Andhra Pradesh is a famous puppeteer in Dakshinachitra, a heritage museum in Chennai. Puppetry is a traditional and occupational art.She learnt this art from her family right from when she was three years old! She has travelled extensively and performed shows all over the world. She is an extremely talented Shadow puppeteer. Other than showing stories from the Ramayana and Mahabharata, she has even spread messages to people on other important issues like Global warming, Saving Nature etc. It was a wonderful opportunity to meet Mrs. Seethalakshmi who answered all our questions about puppetry eagerly and patiently.J. Kiranitha and S. Gayathri, Std 8, Sri Sankara Vidyashramam School,Thiruvanmiyur, Chennai.