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Mithila Painting

Postby santosh11 » Fri Aug 23, 2013 10:57 pm

Mithila had long been famous in India and Nepal Terai area for its rich culture and numerous poets, scholars, and theologians - all men. For women, it has been a deeply conservative society, and until painting on paper began above 40years ago, most women were confined to their homes and limited to household chores, child rearing, managing family rituals, and ritual wall painting. Mithila painting, As a domestic ritual activity, and was unknown to the outside world until the massive Bihar earthquake of 1934.
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Re: Mithila Painting

Postby ehoeveler » Fri Aug 23, 2013 11:00 pm

Would love to see an example! Thank You, E
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Re: Mithila Painting

Postby CarlOwen » Thu Jul 23, 2015 7:32 am

Very nice paintings. I think I liked Ethenic Serendipity-35 the best.
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