INDIAN ART

FIVE INDIAN ARTS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT

Published By Livemint | 29 Nov, 2022

India is a multicultural country with numerous indigenous folk arts and handicrafts.

Every state in India has its own folk art tradition that distinguishes it from the others

Check out 5 outstanding Indian works of art that everyone should know about...

Naga tribe is well-known for its unique handicrafts made from wood, cane etc

Naga handicraft

Surface embellishment that has been practised for over a century, but only few Roghan remain

Rogan painting 

Dhokra products are in high demand due to their rustic simplicity, alluring folk motifs, and robust forms

 Dhokra handicraft

Created using a unique double-weaving method that involves numerous joints and knots

 Kauna art

Created by enamelling metal surfaces with gold or silver and embellishing them with stones

 Meenakari art