Who We Are

MITHILAsmita Team

Team MITHILAsmita

MITHILAsmita is a folk art preservation and promotion organization working for the ancient Indian art, Mithila Paintings. We believe in the sanctity of heritage folk arts of the world; and we have undertaken the challenge of preserving the heritage art of India – Mithila paintings (also called Madhubani Paintings) in its original form.

We have created a unique Folk Art Gallery in Bangalore (INDIA) and an online store www.worldofmadhubani.com to showcase the original artwork of traditional rural Indian artists, mostly women. We also organize periodic exhibitions to raise awareness about this priceless and timeless art.

MITHILAsmita is committed to work for the socio-economic development of the rural Indian artisans.

MITHILAsmita is proud to assist scholars worldwide in the research on the Mithila art.

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What We Do

Mithilasmita Folk Art Gallery

MITHILAsmita Folk Art Gallery, Bangalore INDIA

MITHILAsmita promotes a traditional art form of India –  Madhubani Paintings (also traditionally known as Mithila Paintings).

Through various self-sustainable initiatives, MITHILAsmita has ventured to address the social challenges faced by the rural artists’ community. Some of the important steps by MITHILAsmita has been in the following areas:

MITHILAsmita Folk Art Gallery Light For Art MITHILAsmita Trust Art History Preservation Academic Associations Women Empowerment

Rural Development

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How We Are Different

With the rise of commercialization, even a priceless tradition like Mithila Paintings has been affected by mass produced fakes and imitations. We at ‘MITHILAsmita’ strive to preserve the original Mithila Paintings (also called Madhubani Paintings) in its several centuries old free hand style, by providing genuine artists from Mithilanchal a platform to showcase their work.

We invite you to join us in preserving this important part of Indian national heritage by your appreciation and support.

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News & Updates

MITHILAsmita on Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ihitashri-shandilya/sustainability-of-traditi_b_5657729.html

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World of Madhubani


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