Indian Mural paintings

Indian Mural paintings

Mural Paintings are large works executed on walls of solid structure.There is evidence of Indian Mural paintings from 2nd BC to 10 AD. Indian Mural paintings are found mainly in natural caves and rock cut chambers.Themes of Indian mural paintings are mainly drawn from Buddhist,Jain,Hindu religions.Major Indian murals are 1. Ajanta paintings : There are 29 caves.Paintings in Cave 9 and 10 are of Sanga period .Others belong to Gupta period. Subjects relate to decoration,topical narration,figure portraiture. Themes depicts scenes from life of Buddha and Jataka. No frame divides one…

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