Tanjore paintings also known as Tanjavur paintings have decorated the walls of temples, palaces and homes since the chola dynasty(17th century). Deeply rooted in tradition, Tanjore paintings depict divine Gods and Goddesses of the Hindu pantheon in rich vibrant colors.
Notable for the adornment of semi-precious stones and 22 karat gold foils, the creation of a Tanjore Paintings involves a lot of dedication and several stages of meticulous artwork.
Tanjore Paintings evoke a sense of class and timelessness with their alluring illustrations of puranic scenes. This ancient art form traces its origin to Tanjavur, capital of the erstwhile chola empire and is popular among contemporary Indian women for showcasing their artistic inclination and tastes.
Our Thanjavur paintings are always created by a team of artisans consisting of an experienced embosser, a visage impressionist, 24 karat gold leaf guilder and a master artist who focuses on painting the faces with the correct expressions.
Tarang’s Tanjore paintings gallery features over 76 different puranic depictions of goddess lakshmi, lord Krishna, Bagwan Ganesha, Shiva, Balaji, Veer Hunuman and others. Apart from the regular paintings, we offer two other specalised variants namely Super Embossed Tanjore Paintings and the Antique Finish Tanjore Paintings.
When in Bangalore be sure to visit our Tanjore Paintings Gallery in Jayanagar and immerse yourself in the artistic expressions that are centuries in making.