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INDIAN MURAL PAINTING

NANDALAL BOSE

Nandalal Bose (Nondo-lal Boshū) (3 December 1882 – 16 April 1966) was one of the pioneers of modern Indian art and a key figure of Contextual Modernism. A pupil of Abanindranath Tagore, Bose was known for his “Indian style” of painting. He became the principal...

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INDIAN MURAL PAINTING

BINOD BIHARI MUKHERJEE

  A recipient of Padma Vibhushan, Binod Bihari Mukherjee was an artist with diverse interests. His creativity was so intense that it found its way of expression not only in form of paintings but he also murals and sculptures....

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RAJASTHANI PAINTING

  Rajput painting, also called Rajasthani painting, evolved and flourished in the royal courts of Rajputana in India. Each Rajputana kingdom evolved a distinct style, but with certain common features. Rajput paintings depict a number of themes, events of epics like the Ramayana. Miniatures in...

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RAMESHWARAM TEMPLE

  Ramanathaswamy Temple is an important pilgrimage site for the followers of Hinduism. It is believed that a visit to this temple washes away one’s sins and brings salvation (moksha). Located on an island off the Sethu coast of...

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INDIAN MURAL

HAMPI

Hampi is an ancient site that once used to be the royal capital of the Vijayanagar Empire. Known as the ‘city of ruins’, Hampi is a small village in the northern part of Karnataka. Hampi is regarded as one...

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AKSHARDHAM TEMPLE

  Akshardham Temple is a marvel of architecture that is unfolding the cultural legacy of 10,000 years. The construction of this grand structure took around 5 laborious years. Today, this imposing structure, standing on the banks of serene Yamuna...

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EGYPTIAN PYRAMIDS

The Egyptian pyramids are ancient pyramid-shaped masonry structures located in Egypt. As of November 2008, sources cite either 118 or 138 as the number of identified Egyptian pyramids. Most were built as tombs for the country’s pharaohs and their consorts during the Old and Middle Kingdom periods. The earliest known...

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MURALS IN WORLD

  Mural paintings have been an integral part of art from the ancient times when man started engraving and inscribing pictures on the walls of caves. The cave inscriptions and paintings and the murals in the temples and palaces...

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