Origination Of Tanjore Painting Thanjavur painting or Tanjore Painting is a classical South Indian painting style, which was inaugurated from the town of Thanjavur. The inspiration of this great southern art form traces back to around 1600 AD. Classical Tanjore paintings came into being in..
Ustad Ahmad Lahouri, who is said to be the chief architect of one of the seven wonders ‘Taj Mahal’ in Agra, India ‘The Pietà’ a renaissance sculpture housed in St. Peter’s Basilica, Vatican City and ‘David’, a masterpiece of renaissance sculptures sculpted by world renown artist,..
About Kerala Murals The murals of Kerala reflect the region’s rich culture. Kerala Mural Paintings depict stories of Hindu mythology in Kerala. Many places such as Ancient temples and palaces in Kerala display an astonishing sight to behold, Hence, it is considered a gift to be treasured for..
How did wood art originate in India? Throughout Indian culture, woodcarving has always played a major part. The intricately designed wooden carvings are found throughout many places over India. One such example can be seen in the temple of Somnath, located on the North-West coast, and is admired..
What is Tanjore Painting? Thanjavur or Tanjore painting is a South Indian style of art that flourished in Tanjore a city, located in South India, in the state, Tamil Nadu. Tracing the roots to the historical golden era of 18th century, Tanjore painting is one of the many art forms that south India..
How did silk & saree originate in India? The origin of Silk dates back to Indus Valley Civilization between 2450 BC and 2000 BC. However, the origins are still also seen 2500 BC in China.Traders from China introduced silk cloth to India and it gained instant popularity in India among royalty..