The Traditional Art of India

1. The Traditional art of India:

Indian art and culture have rich value and are a source to historians. The traditional art of paintings has been carried on the Indian Subcontinent. Indian Paintings have a long Traditional History—the first Indian Paintings were found in Bhimbetka Rock Shelters, Madya Pradesh and are 30,000 years old. The Ajanta Caves paintings are significant to the glory of Indian Painting Art. These paintings show the life cycle of Gautama Buddha, the founder of the Buddha Religion. The beauty of miniature paintings flourished in the period of the Mughal Dynasty. In the 19th century, British Raj introduced Art Schools.

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Especially the paintings used during Ancient times for decorating houses. The paintings hung in households in the doorways and guest rooms where guests resided.

There are so many famous painting styles flourishing in India. They are

1. Tanjore Paintings.

2. Kalamkari Paintings.

3. Ajanta Ellora Paintings.

4. Indian Folk Paintings.

5. Mysore Paintings.

6. Pattachitra Paintings.

7. Madhubani Paintings.

8. Miniature Paintings.

9. Warli Paintings.

10. Glass Paintings.

[ The above Paintings will explain in the following Article ]