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Pattachitra Painting

Saturday, April 16, 2016 5:18:25 AM America/Los_Angeles

 

 

The meaning of word Pattachitra in Sanskrit is, Patta means Cloth and chitra means art. So basically Pattachitra means a traditional art cloth based scroll painting .Pattachitra is a traditional painting of Odisha,India.These paintings are based on Hindu mythology and specially inspired by Jagannathand Vaishnava sect. All colours used in the Paintings are natural and paintings are made fully old traditional way by Chitrakaras that is Odia Painter. Pattachitra style of painting is one of the oldest and most popular art forms of Odisha dating back to 5th Century BC.

 

The Art which narrate culture, mythic stories, which stored belief through canvas. This ancient Art proved nature have enough colour itself which don’t need any artificial colour to complete an art. Craftestic brought you the relics of the past and the collections of ancient Art. Illuminate your home and to give a traditional touch to your living place Pattachitra is the best choice. The paint doesn’t only bring color also being a harbinger spirituality and peace in home. The Art can be specifically be modified upon special request.

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Applique Crafts of India

Saturday, April 16, 2016 4:49:47 AM America/Los_Angeles

 

 

The gorgeous Appliqué technique work that comes from the town of Pipli is one of the most popular crafts of Odisha. In local language this technique of patch work cloth design wall decor is known as “Chandua”.

The appliqué craft reached its peak in the 11th century AD, under the patronage of the king and nobility. A craft that originated as a temple art now finds its application in a wide range of household, decorative and ceremonial products.

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Palm Leaf Art

Saturday, April 16, 2016 2:19:06 AM America/Los_Angeles

 

 

Palm leaves Manuscripts are being part of Indian civilization from the ancient ages. The oldest such manuscript is preserved is dated of 9th century. Palm manuscript and arts are the medium of communication, its treated as text book and notes which is used for rituals, prayers and narrate epic mythic stories through pictorial designs. One of the most ancient crafts of the world, etching and paintings on the palm leaf still thrives in the various parts of India.

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