This mystical art form is created in brilliant acrylic hues on paper by putting together dots and lines to fill the space. Colorful and highly expressive, this art has its own unique identity and rare beauty. Most of such paintings are of nature especially animals with birds having a predominance. The Gond's fascination with birds arises from the migratory travels of birds which gives them the attribute, among the tribe, of serving as a link between the gods and the mortals.
The Gonds are among the largest tribes in Central India. Though predominantly centered in Madhya Pradesh, they are present in significant numbers in the states of Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh and Odisha. They paint their walls with vibrant depictions of local flora, fauna and gods. Gond paintings depict various celebrations, rituals and man's relationship with nature. This mystical art form is created by putting together dots and lines. The imaginative use of the line imparts a sense of movement to the still images.This extraordinary product is a must buy.