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Miniature Paintings


Miniature Paintings are really superb and skilled talentand these are displayed by the Indian artists by doing exemplary painting work on palm leaf. These are done while considering the small size of the palm leaves, the images drawn were comparatively small in size and colored as well. Miniature Paintings started getting prominence since last 11th and 12th century when people started developing manuscripts to store valuable knowledge using palm leaves. This art got great boost by the Mughals who ruled over India over that period.

 

There are some great miniature paintings that gave inspiration from Ramayana, Mahabharata, Bhagvata Purana, Rasikpriya, Rasamanjiri as well as ragas of Indian classical music etc. Moreover, you will be able to find Miniature paintings in the manuscripts of Jains, Buddhist, Rajput, Mughal theories and texts. As per knowlege, Rajasthan is known as one of the leading state with regards to Miniature painting.

 

Regarding all these, in Miniature art, paper painting are done on old or new hand made paper which are of very high quality . It usually depict or symbolize animals, birds, butterfly, mughal themes and more. One can put these as wall hanging decorations. Besides, Miniature paintings which are made of pure marble slabs and feature Mythology, Birds, Turbans, Women and Mughal themes can be used as table tops or wall frames as well. As such, Miniature Painting is well acclaimed and received by all over the world.


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Miniature Paintings are really superb and skilled talentand these are  displayed by the Indian artists by doing exemplary painting work on palm leaf.