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KalaRanga Art Archives -- Index

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Kissing Couple, A Sculpture from Banavasi
Sculpture of c. 11th Century
Mithuna, Kissing Couple
Paintings of India
Romancing Couple -- Painting by Raja Ravi Varma.

A Wall Mural from Karnataka
Religious Paintings of India
Leather Puppets
Two warriors on a chariot -- leather puppet

Sculpture of a female worshiper
Detail from a Jaina basadi (temple)
Jain Monuments
Embroidery
Plant and animal design -- Kasooti

Painting on a Peepal Leaf
Arts of India
Water Color Paintings
Flowers of Mysore -- water color painting by Mukta Venkatesh

Sunflowers -- water color by Mukta Venkatesh
Water Color Paintings
Hoysala Period Sculpture
Shanmugam (Karthikeya) on a peacock
Note that the name of the sculptor Mab-sanmab has been carved at the base of the panel

Lord Indra riding the Iravat, the eight trunked elephant
Mural from a Jain Muth, Sravanabelagola, 18th Century
Mural from Karnataka
Krishna Suckles Milk - Mysore Traditional Painting
Feeding of Lord Krishna
Mysore Traditional Painting, Shirali Museum

Nawab and coterie
Nawab with Courtier
Leather Puppet of Hanuman
Painted Leather Puppet of Hanuman

Temple on Wheels (Ratha)
Temple on Wheels - Silk Embrodery
Hindu Mythological Figure Rawana
Hindu Mythological Figure Rawana, Leather Puppet
Ten headed Rawana, king of Sri Lanka and a devout disciple of Lord Shiva is a central character in the Hindu Epic of Ramayana.

Nawab and a Courtier
Detail from Wall Painting at Daria Daulat Bagh, Srirangapattana
Nawab with Courier
Use of Eagles as Messengers
Use of Eagles as Messengers
Painting on the Daria-Daulat Bagh Palace

Man-Woman -- A piece from Salarjung Museum
The sculpture depicts a man and a woman in a mirror
Man-Woman
Accidental Art
Art By Accident
By mistake Kamat double-exposed a film during a cultural event and produced new art!

Accidental Art
By mistake, Kamat double-exposed a film during a cultural event and produced new art!
Double Exposure Art
Mystery Picture
Mystery Picture!
Kamat accidentally double-exposed a film roll and produced abstract art

Powdered chalk and nimble fingers does the trick.

A Woman Spreading Rangoli

Rangoli to welcome god.
Flowers of Mysore
Water Color Painting by Mukta Venkatesh

A Panel signed by the sculptor Maba
Hoysala Period Sculpture
Chhau Dance of East India
Chhau Dance -- Masked Dance of Bengal
Uncovered body parts are smeared with dark colors

Solitary Maiden
Rajasthani Miniature Painting
Border Design
Stone Panel in Hoysala Architecture
Finely carved Hoysala temple sculpture

A Spectacular Mixed Metal Sculpture of Ardhanarishwara
Androgynous form of Lord Shiva depicted in Indian art
Half Man, Half Woman
Water Color Paintings
Flowers of Mysore
Water-color painting by Mukta Venkatesh

Flowers of Mysore
Water-color painting by Mukta Venkatesh
Water Color Paintings
Water Color Paintings
Flowers of Mysore
Water color painting by Mukta Venkatesh

Flowers of Mysore
Water color painting by Mukta Venkatesh
Water Color Paintings
Water Color Paintings
Flowers of Mysore
Water color painting by Mukta Venkatesh

Flowers of Mysore
Water color painting by Mukta Venkatesh
Water Color Paintings
Chhau Dance of East India
Chhau Dancer Shooting an Arrow During Performance

Folk Artist as Lord Kirshna
Artist decorated to play the role of Lord Krishna duing a Dottata performance
The Doddata Folk Artist
The  Doddata Folk Troupe
A Folk Artists as a Fearsome Rakshasa (Deamon)

Raja Ram Mohan Roy (1774-1833)
A Hindu Reformer and Visionary, considered by many as the father of modern India
Oil Painting by Atul Bose
Oil Painting of Raja Ram Mohan Roy
Painter Mukta Venkatesh
Mrs. Mukta Ventakesh

Horse Pulled Cart - Painting by Jamini Roy
Ancient Pets
Lady with Bird
Sculpture from Mathura Museum

The Heartbroken
Woman lost in love being consoled by friend. Painting by Raja Ravi Varma
Arjuna as a Sanyasi
Arjuna Sanyasi -- Seduction of Subhadra
Oil Painting by Ravi Varma

Carved Sculpture, Banavasi
"Rakshasamardan" -- bas relief
Taming of the Demon

God of the Commons
Sculpture at Sukkeri

Woman Paints Wooden Table, Sondur
Furniture as Art

Dramatist K. V. Subbana

Ephemeral Dirt Sculpture Erected by a Beggar
Sand Sculpture
Pillar of Gwalior
Carved Pillar of Gwalior Palace

Chalukyan Temple Erotica from Badami
See Also: Chalukyas of Badami
Amorous Couples
Medieval Temple Sculpture
Men Pulling Temple Chariot, Bhatkal
Notice the man with a wedge turning the wheels

Artist Kamalakshi with her Painting
Women`s Art
Malabari Girl - Painting by Raja Ravi Verma
The Girl from Malabar
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma. Sri Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery, Mysore

Mother and Child
Sri Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery, Mysore
Suckling Child by Raja Ravi Verma
Victory of Meghanad
Victory of Meghanada by Raja Ravi Verma
Indrajitu presents Shachidevi to father Rawana after vanquishing Indra.
Sri Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery, Mysore

Lord Krishna and Balaram Liberating their Parents from Kansa's Prison
Sri Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery, Mysore
Krishna and Balaram by Raja Ravi Varma
Galaxy of Musicians by Ravi Verma
The Orchestra by Raja Ravi Verma
Notice the variety of Indian clothing. Sri Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery, Mysore

Draupadi Dreading to Meet Kichaka
Draupadi, in the disguise of Sairendhri is asked by the queen of Virata to go to the house of her brother Kichaka
Sri Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery, Mysore
Agony of Draupadi by Ravi Varma
Love Letter to Dushyanta
Shakuntala Composing a Love Letter to King Dushyanta
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma
Sri Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery Collection, Mysore

Painted Prayers of `Hase` on a Wall
Town of Hoogopaalu, Karnataka
Painted Wall Design
 Art as Devotion
Rural Woman Creating a Painted Prayer
Woman painting a Hase Rangoli, Hoogoppalu town, Karnataka

Sculpture of a Jain Ascetic
Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh
Jain Sculptures
Chandela Period Sculptures
Sculpted Chandela Temples Depicting Erotica
Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh

Elaborately Carved Temple Panels, Khujuraho
These panels contain erotic sculptures
Sculpted Panels
Sculptures of Karnataka
Sculpture from a Temple of Shiva
The Village of Ulavi, Uttara Kannada District

A Lady Playing Swarbat
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma
Genius of Raja Ravi Varma
Genius of Raja Ravi Varma
Swarbat Player - Closeup
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma

Village Belle with Brass Pots
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma
Genius of Raja Ravi Varma
Genius of Raja Ravi Varma
Village Belle
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma

Lady Lost in Thought
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma
Genius of Raja Ravi Varma
Genius of Raja Ravi Varma
Lady with Fruits
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma

Shakuntala by Ravi Varma
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma
Genius of Raja Ravi Varma
Genius of Raja Ravi Varma
Girl in Sage Kanwa's Hermitage (Rishi-Kanya)
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma

A Lady Playing Veena Musical Instrument
Painting by Raja [Ravi Varma
Musical Instruments
Genius of Raja Ravi Varma
A Young Mother and Her Child
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma

Painting by Raja Ravi Varma
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma
Genius of Raja Ravi Varma
Genius of Raja Ravi Varma
Shakuntala Looking for Dushyanta
Oil painting by Raja Ravi Varma

Damayanti Talking to a Swan
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma
Genius of Raja Ravi Varma
Genius of Raja Ravi Varma
Lady Attending to her Hair Bun
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma

Woman Lost in Thought
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma
Genius of Raja Ravi Varma
Artist Ravi Varma
Portrait of Raja Ravi Varma
Detail from cover page of a children's book

Arjuna and Subhadra
Paintings of Raja Ravi Varma
Paintings of Raja Ravi Varma
Seduction of Vishwamitra
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma

Nala Abandoning wife Damayanti
Painting depicting the life of Nala-Damayanti
Paintings of Raja Ravi Varma
Paintings of Raja Ravi Varma
Shakuntala Composes a Message
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma

Alms Receiver Outside a Temple
Painting bu Ravi Varma
Paintings of Raja Ravi Varma
Paintings of Raja Ravi Varma
Sri Krishna and Balarama

Lord Krishna as Ambassador
Krishna makes a last minute attempt to prevent the great Mahabharata war -- Painting by Raja Ravi Varma
Paintings of Raja Ravi Varma
Paintings of Raja Ravi Varma
Shantanu and Matsyagandha
The Boat-woman and the Noble by Ravi Varma

Decorative Mats Inspired by Prehistoric Art
Art by Rudrakumar Jha, Chindwara Tribal Museum Collection
Art Inspired by Cave Paintings
Tribal Woman
"The Waiting" -- Painting by Rudrakumar Jha
Painting by Rudrakumar Jha, Chindwara Tribal Museum Collection

Tribal Woman and her Décor
Painting by Rudrakumar Jha, Chindwara Tribal Museum Collection
Adivasi Beauty
Nanasaheb
Nana Saheb Peshwa
Portrait of Nana Saheb Peshwa by Rudrakumar Jha
Collection of Chindwara Museum, Madhya Pradesh

Queen of Jhansi, Laxmibai
Painting by Rudrakumar Jha
Fighting Indian Woman
Sculpted Stories
Two Panels of a Gokarn Temple Hero-stones
Town of Gokarn, Uttara Kanada

Chalukyan Sculpture
Kalyan Chalukyan temple sculpture, Alampur
Romance in Sculptures
Goddess of Learning
Goddess Saraswati
Painting by Rudrakumar Jha

 

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