Mithila Painting

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Jhanjharpur - Culture - Mithila Painting
... Mithila, or Madhubani painting, which originated in the Mithila region, is a popular art form in the area, with Kameshawar Thakur of Raiyam Kothiya being a noted exponent of the art ... The style is named after Mithila, the homeland of the goddess Sita, and represents high moral values ... Mithila Painting is famous among fashion designers ...
Bihar - Culture - Arts and Crafts
... See also Mithila Painting Mithila painting is a style of Indian painting practiced in the Mithila Darbhanga,Madhubani region of Bihar, where powdered rice is ... Tradition states that this style of painting originated at the time of the Ramayana, when King Janak commissioned artists to do paintings at the time of marriage ... The painting was traditionally done on freshly plastered mud wall of huts, but now it is also done on cloth, handmade paper and canvas ...

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