Madhubani Painting of Lord Krishna With Village Girls On Hand Made Paper - 56 cm x 36 cm

This is a Hand made Madhubani painting of Lord Krishna with the Gopis.

Tradition states that this style of painting originated at the time of the Ramayana and has been done traditionally by the women of villages around the present town of Madhubani (the literal meaning of which is forests of honey). The painting was traditionally done on freshly plastered mud wall of huts, but now it is also done on cloth, hand-made paper and canvas.

Madhubani paintings mostly depict nature and Hindu religious motifs, and the themes revolve around Hindu deities with paintings of flowers, animals, birds, and even geometric designs. 

Size of the painting: 39 cm x 56 cm 

Material: Hand made paper

Colors used: All colors are natural and plant based.