FreeIndia.Org FreeIndia.Org FreeIndia.Org FreeIndia.Org
Home Discussion Blog Biographies Astrology Gifts to India
Get To Know India
India At-A-Glance
National Insignia
Vande Mataram
Visit India
Maps Of India
Bharat Bhakti Stotra
Ekatmata Stotra
Biographies of
Great Indians
Biographies of Great Indians
Great Kings And Queens
Sages, Rushis And Saints
Great Devotees
Great Poets
Great Personalities
Great Leaders
Freedom Fighters
Scientists And Philosophers
Gods And Goddesses
History and Freedom
History of Freedom Movement
They Fought for Our Freedom
Events in Freedom Movement
Songs of Freedom
1971 Indo-Pak War
Books on India's Freedom Movement
History of India
The Myth Of Aryan Invasion of India
India's Contribution
to the world
Ancient India's Contribution
Contribution of India
Sciences
The Indian Culture
Hindu Dharma
Arts of India
Festivals of India
Ravi Varma





Freeindia > Others > Ravi Varma
Ravi Varma

Extant during Kaliyuga's years 4949 to 5006 ( i.e. 1848 to 1905 A.D. ) Ravi Varma had been a well known painter born in Kerala. He spent about 30 years in the practice of the Bharatiya ( Indian ) art of painting. Most of his paintings are on the puranic subjects. Some paintings are personal portraits of kings or other persons from the royal families. The style of his paintings is a mixed one of the Indian and European styles.

A great painter from Kerala; Chitra Art gallery in Trivandrum houses Raja Ravi Varma's most famous paintings.

Raja Ravi Varma Raja Ravi Varma was born in 1848, in a princely family in Kilimanoor, near Trivandrum, in Kerala. Like his uncle, Raja Raja Varma, he was interested in painting and his contact with the British painter Theodore Jenson appears to have influenced his style.









Copyright © by FreeIndia.Org - India Site dedicated to freedom movement, education, culture, All Right Reserved.

Published on: 2003-02-01 (2044 reads)

[ Go Back ]
Ravi Varma
Ravi Varma
This site is part of Dharma Universe LLC websites.
Copyrighted 2009-2014, Dharma Universe.