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Pattachitra

Pattachitra

The word pattachitra is reclaimed from the Sanskrit word pata, usually means a cloth piece, Chitra means painting or picture. . The subject matter of Patta paintings is limited to… Read more »

Appliqué Art of Odisha

Appliqué Art of Odisha

Though ‘Appliqué’, is a French term, appliqué work in Orissa also originated as a temple art. A technique by which the decorative effect is obtained by superposing patches of coloured… Read more »

Arts & Crafts of Odisha

Arts & Crafts of Odisha

  Orissa treasures an opulent artistic heritage that has specimens from the temple architecture as well as the edifices. Due to the reigns of many different rulers in the past,… Read more »