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Madhubani painting, 'Matsya Vedh' - Acrylic Madhubani Painting on Handmade Paper

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Acrylic Madhubani Painting on Handmade Paper, "Matsya Vedh"

India's Bharti Dayal creates this charming folk painting to illustrate a... more

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India's Bharti Dayal creates this charming folk painting to illustrate a thought-provoking story. The night before the Matsya Vedh, or "Piercing Fish Eye," competition, Krishna appeared before the hunter Arjuna. Krishna tells Arjuna that if the hunter focuses on the fish, Krishna will hold the water still. The story illustrates that we are in partnership with God and must trust the deity to do what we cannot.

  • 30 grams
  • 1.06 oz
  • 26 cm W x 36 cm H
  • 10.25" W x 14.25" H

  • Acrylic on handmade paper
  • Arrives unframed
  • Signed by the artist
  • Made in India.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Indiaicon info
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Diya

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11/05/2021

"Vibrant and Charming!"

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This painting is delightful, a great combination of traditional form and colors and modern, geometrical composition. I love the parrots expression and the checkerboard-bird background.

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Human and Nature, Madhubani Painting of a Woman with Birds from India

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Raj

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09/25/2017

"Tribal art at its best"

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As an Indian, I can tell non Indians to buy these paintings and give your wall a new twist

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To adorn your walls

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Shaku

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06/30/2017

"A Divine Work of Art"

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This arrived well packaged and sooner than expected. I was delighted with the artwork. My thanks to the artist, Bharti Dayal and to Novica.

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Shiv-Parvati, Fair Trade Spiritual Painting

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