Krishna : Raas Leela , Pattachitra Leaf Painting

The Rasa Lila also known as Raas Leela or Rasa dance is part of the traditional story of Krishna described in Hindu scriptures such as the Bhagavata Purana and literature such as the Gita Govinda, where Krishna dances with Radha and her sakhis.

Pattachitra painters, who make paintings over a piece of cloth known as Patta or a dried palm leaf, specialize in this unique art-form since generations. Raghurajpur a heritage crafts village in Puri district, Odisha is famous for this centuries old craft-works which at least date back to 5 BC. A mixture of chalk and gum is used in unique proportion to create this beautiful piece.

Note: In all its grandeur this can be custom made i.e. hand painted over a specific time frame in a specific size. 

Dimension 24 x 40 inches
CULTURE Indian
MEDIUM Dried Palm Leaf painted with chalk and gum
COLLECTIONS Pattachitra Painting
Weight0.0 kg
Price$145
Product Codeacbppsklvr29

Category: Pattachitra Painting

Type: Unknown Type




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