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Monday, 15 September 2014

Paintings from India

 I hope all my friends in blogland are great. :))
Here are some paintings from India. Hope you enjoy them :))

They are ancient Indian paintings.

Ascetic seated on a Leopard's skin

Raja Ravi Verma - Princess Damayandhi
Lord Krishna
Girl playing Veena to a Parrot
Rajput Painting


  1. Beautiful post!
    Thanks for visiting my friend!

    Good week......"."

  2. Beautiful paintings, are they yours?

  3. Bob - Thanks!! No, I took them from the history of art in India sites. :))

  4. They are wonderful paintings. It is great to see such good artwork from India.

  5. It's good to know that you are still around Ruby. I find the second one of Princess Damayandhi and the swan very wistful and appealing.

  6. Namaste-
    Thank You for sharing these works, and for your kind visit. You are most welcome! Return anytime

    ALOHA from Honolulu
    =^..^= . <3 . >< } } (°>

  7. Good to see you back.
    I have never been to India so I enjoy seeing the world through your eyes.

  8. That painting by Ravi Varma is really a famous one. Its almost in 3D.

  9. GB - Thanks!! Yes, you are right. The picture is the scene where Damayanthi is separated from her husband, Nala and is yearning for him as she speaks to the swan.

  10. Nice to see you back posting again. Thanks for nudging me with a visit.

    These are very colourful.. good choice for your comeback post. ;)

  11. Wonderful display of paintings :-)

  12. These are beautiful. The second one is my favourite.


  13. Hello, Ruby.

    Great photographing. Design, composition and ideas. Very sweet atmosphere.

    Greetings and hugs.

    Have a good weekend. From Japan, ruma❃

  14. Make sure we enjoy these beautiful paintings.
    It is a delight to the eye.
    A kiss and a hug

  15. Miss your comments and paintings.


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