Pichwai Paintings

Pichwai Paintings

14 products
14 products
The Handmade Pichwai Painting - Golden Tree & Cows (Unframed / 12 (w) x 34 (h) inches)
Rs. 13,499.00
The Handmade Pichwai Painting - Tree of Life & Cows (Unframed / 21.75 (w) x 33.5 (h) inches)
Rs. 12,499.00
The Handmade Pichwai Shrinathji Painting(Framed / 28 (w) x 35 (h) inches)
Rs. 26,999.00
The Handmade Lord Shrinathji Painting (Framed / 18.5 (w) x 26 (h) inches)
Rs. 11,999.00

Pichwai: The Beautiful & Intricate Hand-Painted Artworks
The Beautiful Hand-Painted Pichwai Paintings depict the many moods of Lord Krishna - from dancing to eating, cow-herding to flute-playing. The word Pichwai is a fusion of two sanskrit words - "Pichh" and "wais"; meaning "Pichh" - Back and "Wais" - Hanging. A traditional art form that emerged in the 17th Century at the Nathdwara temple in Rajasthan, Pichwais are intricate paintings dedicated to Shrinathji and heavily uses the elements depicting Indian monsoon like the peacocks, the lotus, and even his beloved cows are featured prominently and repeatedly. These stunning hand-painted paintings celebrate the different moods and expressions of Lord Krishna / Shrinathji. These elaborately hand-painted artworks mostly depict temple rituals like the adornment (shringaar) of Shrinathji according to the seasons or festivals like Janamashtami and Gopashtami.

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