RH Kulkarni

A 'sthala purana' narration on a chariot in Karnataka

The sthala purana in visual form creates more impact than a verbal narration. The uniqueness of the narration lies in its conception and depiction.

25 Nov 2021

Birth narratives of Krishna in sculptures

The birth of Krishna is an important episode that Indian artists have delineated in sculptures and paintings. There 

29 Aug 2021

The only surviving Vijayanagara paintings in Hampi

The Vijayanagara kings continued the patronisation of the mural painting tradition as foreign travel accounts about Hampi say that many temples and palaces were decorated with paintings.

09 Jun 2021