Miniature Paintings

This article has been curated by Pranjal Joshi. Miniature paintings started taking form in India many centuries ago. Initially, these paintings were made on Palm leaves and later on paper. The Eastern school of miniature paintings dates back to the 9th-12th centuries, depicting the Mahayana Buddhist deities. Simple compositions and subdued tones characterize the art […]

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Sanjhi

This article has been written by Pranjal Joshi. India is known for many traditional art forms which have been alive for several centuries, mainly because they were passed on from one generation to another either via guru-shishya parampara or family lineage. One such great art form is ‘Sanjhi’. The word Sanjhi comes from the Hindi […]

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