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Warli Wonders – The Tribal Art of Mud and Rice

Warli Wonders – The Tribal Art of Mud and Rice

" Creativity is intelligence having fun." - Albert Einstein The Warli Tribe , living in Thane, a district located in the Indian state of Maharasht ...
Top painting pioneers of India every art enthusiast must know about.

Top painting pioneers of India every art enthusiast must know about.

" Painting taught literature to describe. " - Orphan Pamuk Indian paintings have been variously described : as layered objects in which one thing, ...
The delicate art of Ari embroidery

The delicate art of Ari embroidery

It’s a craft you instantly associate with Kashmir. It abounds with vibrant floral motifs, and delicate creepers among others.  Crewel embroidery is in ...
6 must visit Indian art and craft villages for art lovers

6 must visit Indian art and craft villages for art lovers

 Art is an effort to create beside the real world, a more humane world – Andre Maurois , French Author Each village in India is a mixture of tranq ...
DC travel diaries – Paan cultivation in Raghurajpur

DC travel diaries – Paan cultivation in Raghurajpur

A land of remarkable diversity – from ancient traditions and artistic heritage to magnificent landscapes and culinary creations – India will i ...
Dhokra – The art of lost wax casting

Dhokra – The art of lost wax casting

In the tiny huts located near the dusty by lanes of a nondescript village of Chhattisgarh, by the light of the earthen lamps and amidst the clay mould ...
15 crafts that all Indians must know about

15 crafts that all Indians must know about

Here are some of the amazing crafts that every Indian must know about: 1. Blue Pottery from Jaipur, Rajasthan Based out of Jaipur, Rajasthan ...
10 reasons why you should have handcrafted home decor in your home

10 reasons why you should have handcrafted home decor in your home

Indian craftsman paints clay 'diyas' (earthen lamps) ahead of the Hindu festival of Diwali in Amritsar Diwali, which marks the victory of good over ...
That which floats in air – Kota Doria

That which floats in air – Kota Doria

The light, gossamer touch of the Kota doria fabric will remind you of a delicate spiders’ web. It’s a unique and an almost transparent weave which is ...
Pattachitra Art from Orissa, India

Pattachitra Art from Orissa, India

Pattachitra is an ancient folk art from eastern India whose charm lies in its effortless style of sketching, colours, lines and space usage. The word ...
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