Madhubani

An art form (painting) which is vibrant with colors done by using fingers, twigs, brushes, nib pen and even match sticks,Instead of contemporary brushes, generally depicting the day to day Indian life and Gods and Goddesses and The Nature. This form originated from Mithila in Bihar. Madhubani painting is one of the many famous Indian art forms. Often characterized by complex geometrical patterns, these paintings are known for representing ritual content for particular occasions, including festivals, religious rituals, etc. The colors used in Madhubani paintings are usually derived from plants and other natural sources. These colors are often bright and pigments like lampblack and ochre are used to create black and brown respectively.