Chithrakathi paintings on Bharatha-K-Koothu

Colours, stories and culture

The Hindu
January 5, 2013
DakshinaChitra presents Inner Flow , an exhibition of the traditional Chithrakathi paintings. ‘Chitra’ is painting and ‘Katha’, story. These paintings resemble the images of leather puppets of northern Karnataka and Maharashtra. The storytelling tradition and the Bharatha – k – koothu performances have blended into Chitrakathi paintings with the poems of Shankararamasubramanian.readmore

 

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