Crimson Enchantment: Sacred Flames of Majesty Pattachitra Painting by Apindra Swain


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Dimensions : H: 19 (in) by W: 13 (in)
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Apindra Swain portrays mesmerizing artwork showcasing the allure and symbolism of Kandarpa Hasti in the traditional and intricate style of Pattachitra. Kandarpa Hasti, popularly known as "Love Elephant," skillfully captures the majestic form of the elephant, emphasizing its regal stature, strength, and grace. The intricate details of its ornate decorations, majestic tusks, and expressive eyes add to the visual allure of the artwork. The vibrant red background serves as a backdrop to accentuate the significance of Kandarpa Hasti. The bold and rich tones of red create a visually striking contrast and evoke a sense of energy and passion. The masterpiece showcases the artistic brilliance of Pattachitra, evoking a sense of passion and allure through its depiction of the mythical Love Elephant.


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    Artist

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    Apindra Swain is an artist hailing from the Pattachitra-rich village of Raghurajpur, India, where artistic tradition has thrived for generations. Apindra, with deep roots in this cultural legacy, is on an exhilarating journey to reimagine Pattachitra, an ancient art form. From traditional canvases to unconventional items like kettles and bottles, he fearlessly explores the boundaries of this timeless craft. Yet, what sets him apart is his innovative fusion of Pattachitra with the art of calligraphy, creating a mesmerizing blend of old and new that breathes new life into this treasured tradition. Apindra's artistic adventures have carried him across the globe, with exhibitions spanning Hong Kong, Singapore, Mauritius, and various Indian cities. His resounding ambition is to propel the legacy of Pattachitra into a fresh and captivating future, where tradition and innovation intertwine seamlessly. 



    Pattachitra


    Of Painted Temples As the scorching summer sun rises on the day of Snana Punam, the priests of the Lord Jagannatha temple in Puri, Odisha, take the idols out for their ritualistic bath with 108 pots of water. But, as the tale goes, this caused the gods to catch fever and they needed to take rest to recover! During this fortnight of rest, known as Anasar, the Mahapatra chitrakars (or artists of the village) create an intricately adorned painting of the Lord Jagannatha, Lord Balabhadra, and Maa Subadhra so that devotees could continue to offer their prayers. These traditional paintings (chitra), created on fabric (patta) turned into canvas using natural gum and chalk are popularly known as Pattachitra. Since the 12th Century AD, the Pattachitra paintings flourished in the temple town of Puri, with skilled chitrakars adorning canvases, temple walls, and walls of homes during marriages and other festive occasions with detailed artwork. Heroic tales of gods and goddesses from the epics of Mahabharata and Ramayana are painted in bold colours of red, white, and yellow with a distinctive style of sharp fish-like eyes, lyrical swaying bodies, and dots adorning the canvas like jewels and stars sprayed across. Ornate borders of flowers and carved pillars emulate the temple sculpture motifs of Odisha. The elaborately fashioned imagery of the Pattachitra paintings that originated in the small village of Raghurajpur, Odisha, are now appreciated across the world. Steeped in ancient Indian mythological culture and classical romances, with vibrant colours and outstanding craftsmanship, Pattachitra has become a distinct art form that has captured our imagination. Here are some beautifully handcrafted Pattachitra paintings and products



    Product Details

    Title
    Crimson Enchantment: Sacred Flames of Majesty Pattachitra Painting by Apindra Swain
    Vendor
    Apindra Swain
    Art Style
    Pattachitra
    Medium
    Natural Colors
    Size
    Medium
    Dimension
    19 in(H) X 13 in(W)
    Themes
    Krishna, Elephant
    Color
    Red, Black, White
    Country of Origin
    Odisha, India
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