Sita Palkhi Returning From Lanka: Chitrakathi painting
Size : Medium
Dimensions : H-0.9 W-2.5 ft. I H-11 W-29 inches
Medium : Acrylic Colors on Handmade Paper
Chitrakathi paintings are part of an oral storytelling tradition, once popular in the Maharashtra-Karnataka region. 'Chitra' means painting and 'katha' is a story in any form. More than 50 paintings together form a bundle or pothi, which is used by the artist to narrate the story.