AN INITIATIVE OF CRAFT REVIVAL TRUST.  Since 1999
Mud murals and paintings/Abharai of Kutch, Gujarat

Arts, Painting, Murals, Floor, Wall Arts

Mud murals and paintings/Abharai of Kutch, Gujarat

Craft Revival Trust

Elaborate mud murals and paintings which decorate walls, furniture, and the shelves where kitchenware is stored, called Abharai murals and paintings can be seen in homes in Kutch. Designs are similar to the embroidery motifs with borders, patterns, circles, squares and other geometric shapes combined with images of animals, birds, insects, and trees. These home decorations are embellished with mica, mirrors and embossed metal.

Your views

PRACTITIONERS: INDIA

Access 70,000+ addresses of practitioners in 2100+ craft categories across India

BIBLIOGRAPHY

10,000+ listings on arts, crafts, design, heritage, culture etc.

GLOSSARY

An introduction to the rich and often unfamiliar vocabulary of crafts and textiles.

SHOP at India inCH

Needs to be written.

ALSO SEE

Cane and Bamboo of Sikkim

Craft Revival Trust