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Join us for a hands on experience with Artist Santosh Kumar Das, to understand the art of Mithila Painting. Learn the beauty of lines and strokes and the depth of colour in this workshop and make your own masterpiece! Unlike other Madhubani artists …

Unknowingly, women see themselves channelizing their repressed thoughts (of freedom) through the songs they sing and paintings they make for recreation,”says Rani Jha, the 54-year-old Master Painter and a teacher at Mithila Institute of Art in Madhubani …

The origin of this art is shrouded in antiquity. According to some beliefs it was King Janaka who commissioned artists in Mithila to sketch the wedding scene of his daughter Sita. But the real credit of its discovery goes to an Englishman, William G.

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Mithila painting wins prize in US art show

Posted on: Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016

Patna: Bihar’s Mithila paintings recently got recognition in a US art show. “Dheeya” (girl child), a painting by Madhubani-born young artist Nupur Nishith, won Certificate of Recognition at the nationwide juried art show, COLOR, organised by Brooklyn …

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Painting the psyche of Mithila women

Posted on: Sunday, Jun 26, 2016

Established in February 1993, the Kathmandu Post, Nepal’s first privately owned English broadsheet daily, is today Nepal’s leading English language newspaper, with a daily circulation of 82,000 copies. This makes the Post Nepal’s second-most widely …

About Mithila

Mithila is an ancient cultural region of South Nepal and North India lying between the lower ranges of the Himalayas and the Ganges River. The Nepal border cuts across the top fringe of this region. The Gandak and Kosi Rivers are rough western and eastern boundaries of Mithila. The Ramayana records a dynastic marriage between Prince Rama of Ayodhya and Sita, the daughter of Raja Janak of Mithila. The town of Janakpur, in the northern Nepali section of Mithila, is believed to be Janak's old capital.

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