In this PattachitraÂ - Orissa folk art painting of Lord Buddha you will find peace and serenity. Â This Pattachitra on Tussar Silk cloth depictsÂ Buddha seated in the padmasanaÂ position on a lotus throne with his right hand raised in the abhaya mudra or "fear not" hand position.Â He has a siraschakra or halo behind his head and a flame or finial arising from the top of his head. His devotees seatingÂ on his both sides areÂ paying obeisance. This painting exudes sophistication to elegantly blend with your decor.
This painting is a visual treat, as itÂ employs earthy colors and silk canvas to paint on.The detailed work done in the painting and the vegetable colours applied to this painting, provides an elegance to any wall.
The painting is done by Praksash Kumar Maharana,Â a veteran Pattachitra artist of Odisha State.