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Tanjore Paintings emboss muck design work Live illustration by our Founder

While making Tanjore Paintings, muck design work is done once the muck flour is laid on the stone. The muck flour will act as the basement for the muck DESIGN work

 

 

There are many ways to do the DESIGN work. The following youtube video shows one of the methods - a bit advanced vers…

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Where to buy Tanjore Paintings?

Where to buy Tanjore Paintings?

 

 

This is a pertinent question in the minds of many art lovers. In this post, we will elucidate you as much as we can on the various quality aspects of Tanjore Paintings which will serve you as a guiding mechanism while purchasing Tanjore paintings. …

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Dhasavatharam Tanjore Painting by Chola Impressions

 

Dhasavatharam is a core theme in Hindu culture that teaches us countless things if observed closely. 

For some, it is the origin of species, which Darwin discovered hardly 100 years ago. And for some, it is partly the evolution of Humans from animal-like and uncultured to a civilised man, an…

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What is the unique feature of Tanjore paintings?

This question was posted on Quora (link here). This article is a reproduction of the answer given by our founder.

  1. The unique feature of Tanjore Painting is its 3-D property. Let us explain it further. Tanjore Painting is the only painting to have EMBOSS on it. That is, the painting has areas…

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How to assemble a Tanjore Dancing doll - Illustration

We have seen many art enthusiasts struggle while assembling a Tanjore Dancing doll. 

So, we have made this illustration which highlights various parts of a Tanjore Dancing doll and how effectively one can assemble this doll. Watch the video and subscribe to our Youtube Channel for more art …

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Eight Massive 11 ft Ashtalakshmi Tanjore Paintings made by us in record 18 days

At Chola Impressions, we strive to achieve excellence by doing things that were never done before.

20 different artists worked together for 18 days tirelessly to make Eight Lakshmi Paintings of size 11 feet each.

A feat that was never achieved before. No one thought it was even remotely …

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Nataraja Tanjore Art Shield - An age old Art form thriving till date

Nataraja Tanjore Art shield/ Art Plate:

Nataraja  is a depiction of the Hindu god Shiva as the cosmic ecstatic dancer. His dance is called Tandavam or Nadanta, depending on the context of the dance


The shield is made of pure Silver, Brass and Copper. The central subject (Nataraja here) is m…

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The uniqueness of Balaji Tanjore Paintings

 

"Whatever actions I perform, by body, mind, senses or intellect. I surrender them at the feet of Sri Narayana."

 

Balaji Tanjore Painting is one of the finest art works one would ever encounter, but rarely appreciated.

 

It highlights the level of craftsmanship involved in …

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Krishna Janmashtami 2016 wishes from Chola Impressions

Chola Impressions wishes each & everyone of you a very happy Krishna Janmashtami (Gokulashtami as it is widely called in South India)

Here is a tribute to Lord Krishna on the occasion - Enjoy the video compilation of our work portraying each stage of Lord Krishna as a child

 

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Chola Impressions Tanjore Dancing doll Dancing to the tunes

It has been requested by many customers and art enthusiasts to share a video of Tanjore Dancing dolls.

So, we have made a video of Lady Dancing Doll dancing to the tunes of a famous Tamil Song. Enjoy the video, Like & Share! :)

 

 

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