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Housethome Pichwai Collection
The Housethome Pichwai Collection ♥

Pichwai (pichvai) is a style of painting that originated over 400 years ago, in the town of Nathdwara near Udaipur in Rajasthan, India. Intricate and visually stunning, pichwai paintings, made on cloth, depict tales from Lord Krishna's life. 

Creating a pichwai can take several months, and requires immense skill, as the smallest details need to be painted with precision. Lord Krishna is often depicted as Shrinathji in Pichwais, which is the deity manifest as a seven-year-old child. Other common subjects found in pichwai paintings are Radha, gopis, cows and lotuses. Festivals and celebrations such as Sharad Purnima, Raas Leela, Annakoot or Govardhan Puja, Janmashtami, Gopashtami, Nand Mahotsav, Diwali and Holi are frequently depicted in Pichwais.

Should you be interested in any of these stunning art works, or should you like any pichwai, which you would like our experienced artists to custom make for you, kindly do mail us on art@housethome.com. 

We work closely with the very, best and most experienced artists in Rajasthan, and have created several stunning, commissioned art works for our Clients, at the best prices.
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