State Awardee, Asha Devi from Bihar
Madhubani Painting - Ardhanarishwar
Hand-made paper is washed with a layer of cow dung before it's painted with “Ardhanarishwar” (half Lord Shiva and half goddess Parvati). This painting represents a transgendered entity, which depicts how the female principle of Goddess Shakti is inseparable from the male principle of Lord Shiva. The painting is made on hand-made paper washed with cow dung to bring health and happiness in home.
- Package Content : 1 Painting
|Size of Painting||19 cm x 57 cm|
|Material Used||Handmade Paper|
Madhubani Art dates back to the epochal period of Ramayana. According to mythology, King Janak ordered his subjects to decorate the entire town during Sita’s swayamvar. Since women generally stayed indoor, they decorated the walls with beautiful paintings.
The painting has been made by State awardee artist Asha Devi from Bihar.
Product Note :This product is hand-painted / handcrafted by the artisans. Hence, there is a possibility of slight variations in colour or designs. The asymmetry present in handmade product makes it truly unique and beautiful.