Built with Bamboo and string this lamp can function both as a direct reading light as well as an indirect ceiling lamp. Bamboo as a material is particularly suitable and often readily available at a cheap price. Various modifications in terms of size and scale are easily possible with this particular design. Being light and easy to fold up the Bamboo design is also suitable for various portable tasks. Depending obviously on the source of power. In our case we have simply used a twelve volt battery which we can charge with our solar system.