Bihar and Jharkhand - Directory: Society and People
Bihar/Jharkhand Sabha Milan, Melbourne, Australia. Online Maithili Community Portal. Gateway of young Maithils around the world. Kunjban : Traning Centre for Nagpuri Folk Music and Art, Ranchi. Collection of Madhubani Paintings. Connecting Bhumihars World Wide. Portal for Bhojpuri speaking people. Sri Sri Chhath Mahaparva : The Festival of Bihar. Guide to Bihar and beyond. Social Network for People of Bihar/Jharkhand. Free website for Kurmi's Matrimonial services across the world.
Left Bank Art Blog: Mithila Painting
The paintings are done without preparatory sketches, and are begun with a framing border of ornamental geometric or floral designs that reflect the subject of the painting. The main subject is in the center and the painting is worked out toward the framing border. Embellishing details are then added, and, the last thing, the eyes are filled in to bring the painting to life. The Foundation also supports the Mithila Art Institute. A free school that trains young people, mostly women, in the art form. Shiva...