INDIA IN COLOUR- REPUBLIC DAY

India has always been a land of colors with a plethora of art forms! Owing to the vast expanse of its land that covers or unites different tribes and cultures, India always has a lot to offer in the field of Art and Craft. Let's take a plunge into Indian art with my small tribute... Continue Reading →

HAMPI IN COLOUR!

I have planned to work on a series of posts on the small places that I travel. Talking about the inspiration from each place. The first post in the category traveldiaries is about a recent 3 day trip at Hampi. I had been a part of a water color workshop that was conducted by the... Continue Reading →

GOND ART

GOND PAINTINGS - Zodiac Signs THE GONDS India is a land of myriad cultures and a variety of people. Around 10% of the population in India belong to the tribal groups. India follows Africa with about 250 tribal groups and has the largest population of Adivasis or indigenous people. The Gonds, the Santhals and the... Continue Reading →

WARLI EXTRAVAGANZA

A DOMESTIC RITUAL OF CEREMONIAL BEAUTIFICATION Abiding at the foot of the Western Ghat Range in Maharashtra, India, is the settlement of an ancient tribe known as the Warli.┬áThese are tribal people who survive on forest produce, worship nature and have earned an international name for themselves by virtue of their artistry. What originated as... Continue Reading →

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