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COLOR OF FUTURE

One village in midnapur that is pingla is famous for patchitra. Patachitra is a story telling through painting. the artist draw the painting of mythological stories and then simultaneously show the picture and depict the story. but nowadays only patachitra is not enough for lively hood. so these artists are painting in dupatta, sari, cards etc which is easy to sell and there are great demand of these. Here in the picture there are three generation ,grandma is watching while mother is painting on a dupatta and little girl is drawing in the copy.

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