SHRINATH JI Pichwais The Manifestation of Pushtimarg
Authored by – Anu Julka
This book is about the Pichwai paintings, which have been in practice for the last three hundred years in Vallabhacharya Sect temples of Lord Krishna. These paintings portray Lord Krishna. Lord Krishna as a child is shown in different moods, attires, and postures. Painting Pichwai is an ancient form of art passed on from generation to generation, and it has a devotional theme toward Lord Krishna
Pichwai Paintings are the lyrical creations on cloth that depicts the scenes from life of Lord Krishna and are used as back drop for His idol (ShtiNathJi) in Nathdwara Temple, near Udaipur.
The book contains very high quality vivid arts paintings directly from the original artists in the printed format.
About the Book
Title: SHRINATH JI – Pichwais: The Manifestation Of Pushtimarg
Author: Anu Julka
Publisher: Partridge Publishing, 2014
ISBN: 1482822857, 9781482822854
Length: 132 pages
About the Author
Anu Julka basically belongs to North India. She was born to a Hindu Kshatriya family in Punjab. She spent her childhood there. She received Bachelor of Information Technology (IT) and Master of Computer Applications (MCA) degrees from Punjab Technical University and a master’s degree in English from Lovely Professional University. In 2008, she got a chance for the research work on Pichwai paintings with the prestigious college of Punjab. Th e research work brought tremendous changes in her life, which motivated her to write this book.