Handmade Paintings on Canvas

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Matritva (Motherhood)

Matritva means motherhood in Sanskrit. Mither grows her child with utmost love, affection and care. She tries to imbibe her child with all the knowledge and prepares him or her to face the world.   This painting talks about Mother and how she tries to transfer the knowledge and prepares her child for the world. […]

Kavach (Shield)

Kavach means Shield in Hindi. In ancient times soldiers used to wear armours to protect themselves during war.  This painting has tried to depict how man and woman tie together with love and form a shield to create, nurture and protect the world. With the changing times in era of globalization this men and women […]

Nature

Garbha Chakra

From the darkness of the womb I will fly out as color, time only will tell stories of my valor. From this cocoon, I may fly away, but struggle of my life, here, it will stay. This painting depicts the struggle during the birth. Here its represented with the struggle of a caterpillar to transform […]

Rangnritya – Dance of Colors

 The elements highlighted in the painting are Seven colors of Spectrum or Seven colors of Rainbow.  Sun and water drops also make their presence to form the rainbow colors.  Lotus, lion, fishes, leaves, shankh, elephant and peacock guide towards the seven colors.  Rang Nritya means Dance of Colors My art is inspired from the motifs of an ancient folk […]

Mantramugdha – Mesmerized

Mantramugdha or Mesmerized with the beauty of nature.  This is a painting of a lady engrossed in the beauty of nature in the traditional motifs of Mithila / Madhubani Paintings.  The beauty of nature has been represented here with various types of exotic flowers and leaves, birds, butterfly, fishes etc. My art is inspired from the motifs of an […]

Autumn

This is a painting of a girl during autumn or fall season in the motifs of Mithila/ Madhubani Paintings.   Artist has tried to highlight the season with details in the attire of the girl true to the weather and season with dress and scarf and boots. The atmosphere has been created with tree with colored […]

Five Elements of Nature

Kalpavriksha – Tree of Life

Kalpavriksha means the tree of life, also meaning “World Tree” in Sanskrit.  One can find it mentioned in the Hindu text Vedas.  In Jainism, Kalpavrikshas are wish-granting trees which fulfill the desires of people in initial stages of worldly cycle. In Buddhism a small wish granting tree is depicted decorating the upper part of the “long-life […]

Saha-Astitva (Co-existence)

Saha- astitva means co-existence in Sanskrit language.  This painting is part of the series on Five elements of Nature – bhumi (Earth),  Jal (Water) , Agni (Fire) , Vayu (Air)  and Akash (Sky). It is said that all of creation, including the human body, is made up of these five essential elements and that upon death, the human body […]

Panchtatva – Five Elements

Panchatatva is a Sanskrit word meaning Five Truths or Five Elements. क्षिति जल पाव क गगन समीरा The system of five elements are  found in Vedas.  the Panch Mahabhuta or “five great elements”, of Hinduism are bhumi (Earth),  Jal (Water) , Agni (Fire) , Vayu (Air)  and Akash (Sky).   It is said that all of creation, including the human […]

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Divya Jyoti – Divine Light

Divya Jyoti means Divine Light in Sanskrit.  Even though this painting draws huge inspiration from the Diwali festival of hindus the celebrations can relate to any festival of any culture or religion of the world.  This painting highlights the light from a Diya or clay lamp which forms the abode of divinity. This forms the […]

Antardwandva ( Dilemma )

Antardwandva means inner conflict or dilemma  in Sanskrit language. This painting talks about a relationship of a modern day couple tied up with daily issues of life but heart wants to break free and connect. There is a conflict going on within a person between his/her Mind and Heart.  As you may notice the background of the main […]

Dheeya – the girl child

This painting shows a Girl Child with all the divinity and grace peeping from the womb, ready to be welcomed in the world. On one hand, she is expecting a colorful and exciting world as a future with festivities and happiness while on the other in somewhere there is a warning that she might not […]

Pratibimb – Reflection

This is a painting of a couple in the motifs of Mithila / Madhubani Painting. The chemistry of a couple is true reflection of each other.  In this painting the background is painted in a contemporary style with green base with design in white and the border in black and white.    My art is inspired from the motifs of an […]

Cleopatra – the Beautiful Queen

Cleopatra was the queen of Egypt who is considered as the most beautiful woman in human history. For centuries people had admired her talent and appearance. Girls dream to look like her.  “For she was a woman of surpassing beauty, and at that time, when she was in the prime of her youth, she was most […]

Icarus

I am not who I am I am not who I think I am I am not who you think I am I am what I think you think I am The name Icarus is derived from a story from Greek Mythology.   “In Greek Mythology, Icarus and his father Daedalus attempt to escape from Crete by […]

Mythology

Ardhanarishwar (God Shiva and Goddess Parvati)

The painting is from Hindu mythology on Lord Shiva and his wife Parvati (or Shakti). Ardhanarishwar represents the synthesis of masculine and feminine energies of the universe and illustrates how Shakti, the female, is inseparable from or the same as, Shiva. The union of these principles is exalted as the root and womb of all […]

Gajavaktra Ganesha

Gajvaktra in Sanskrit Language (ancient language in India) means One who has mouth like an elephant.  This is a contemporary style painting of Lord Ganesha in the motifs of Mithila / Madhubani Paintings. The style of this painting a distinct move from the traditional style of the artform as can be seen in the features of Lord […]

Vinayaka Ganesha

This is a contemporary style painting of Lord Ganesha in the motifs of Mithila / Madhubani Paintings. The style of this painting a distinct move from the traditional style of the artform as can be seen in the features of Lord Ganesha and also in the border design.  My art is inspired from the motifs of an ancient […]

Radha and Krishna – the eternal romance

The Romance of Lord Krishna and Goddess Radha, one of the iconic couples of Hindu Mythology, and are considered as the symbol of Love and Devotion. According to Hindu Mythology, Lord Krishna and Radha are considered to be the childhood friend and lovers.  In Mithila Paintings a lot of themes are taken from the mythological stories in Hindus especially those […]

Buddha

Bodhichitta – Buddha

This is a contemporary style painting of Lord Buddha in the motifs of Mithila / Madhubani Paintings. Artist has tried to create an antique look with the color pallete in shades of yellow and brown symbolically representing the color of bronze or gold in Mithila art form. As you can see the painting is . Buddha is featured […]

Vipasana -Buddha

Vipasana means inside Vision. This is a contemporary style painting of Lord Buddha in the motifs of Mithila / Madhubani Paintings. Artist has tried to drift from the traditional borders of Mithila painting. As you can see the painting is in two segments. The central circle with Buddha, Lotus and leaves of banyan tree in colors […]

Prabuddha – Awakening Buddha

This is a painting of Lord Buddha in the traditional motifs of Mithila / Madhubani Paintings. Buddha reached his Enlightenment beneath the Peepal tree surrounded by the beauty of Nature, with birds and animals.   My art is inspired from the motifs of an ancient folk art from India , Mithila Painting or as popularly known Madhubani painting.  I […]

Handmade Painting on Paper

Kalash

Kalash (Pot) with Coconut and Mango leaves handpainted in the style of Mithila / Madhubani painting. The design is decorated with motifs of Fish, Shankh, Lotus (Kamal), Diya (earthen lamp), flowers and leaves etc in border and background. When I thought of a painting for the front entrance I thought of the auspicious Kalash with […]

Krishna Radha Jhula

The Romance of Lord Krishna and Goddess Radha, one of the iconic couples of Hindu Mythology, and are considered as the symbol of Love and Devotion. In this painting, Lord Krishna and Goddess Radha are sitting on Swing emoting extreme love and affection for each other. According to Hindu Mythology, Lord Krishna and Radha are considered to be the childhood friend […]

Girl in Spring

In this Mithila / Madhubani Painting, Spring season has been highlighted with a Girl amidst the bloomed flowers, in this case highlighting Tulips and Cherry. Although these flowers are concept gifted to the region from Europe and Japan, but have now part of  American Spring. The attire of the girl has been kept a lot western […]

Dancing Dolls

The Painting is highlighted with the motifs of pair of Peacock, Shankh, Dancing Dolls with flower and other patterns in border and background taking inspiration from Godna style of Mithila / Madhubani painting. An important feature of this painting is the synchronization with the Bottom two rows ( i.e. of Shankh and Dancing Dolls) are the mirror […]

Buddha Quartret Series ( 4/4)

Base: Coldpress Paper 140 lb (300 g/m² ) Paint: Acrylic Paint with brush and ink with nib   Mode: Handmade Painting Size : 11 x 14 inch Artist – Nupur Nishith   Meet the Artist Prints Available

Buddha Quartret Series ( 3/4)

Base: Coldpress Paper 140 lb (300 g/m² ) Paint: Acrylic Paint with brush and ink with nib   Mode: Handmade Painting Size : 11 x 14 inch Artist – Nupur Nishith   Meet the Artist Available

Buddha Quartret Series ( 2/4)

Base: Coldpress Paper 140 lb (300 g/m² ) Paint: Acrylic Paint with brush and ink with nib   Mode: Handmade Painting Size : 11 x 14 inch Artist – Nupur Nishith   Meet the Artist Available

Buddha Quartret Series ( 1/4)

Base: Coldpress Paper 140 lb (300 g/m² ) Paint: Acrylic Paint with brush and ink with nib   Mode: Handmade Painting Size : 11 x 14 inch Artist – Nupur Nishith   Meet the Artist Available

Seedling

Base: Coldpress Paper 140 lb (300 g/m² ) Paint: Acrylic Paint with brush and ink with nib   Mode: Handmade Painting Size : 11 x 14 inch Artist – Nupur Nishith   Meet the Artist Prints Available

Growth Story

Base: Coldpress Paper 140 lb (300 g/m² ) Paint: Acrylic Paint and ink with brush Mode: Handmade Painting Size : 11 x 14 inch Artist – Nupur Nishith   Meet the Artist Prints Available

Dancing Peacock

Base: Coldpress Paper 140 lb (300 g/m² ) Paint: Acrylic Paint and ink with brush Mode: Handmade Painting  Size : 11 x 14 in Artist – Nupur Nishith   Meet the Artist Prints Available

Bride in Mithila

  Bride in Mithila  decorated up with ornaments in a sitting posture performing the rituals painted in the motifs of Mithila / Madhubani Paintings. The background motifs include Fish, Peacock, Lotus (Kamal), Shankh etc     Base: Paper Paint: Poster Paint and Brush, Pen Mode: Handmade Painting Size : 11 x 14 in Artist – […]