Paintings in Orchha

Laxmi Narayan temple, a monument that hardly looks like a temple has some amazing paintings that would take your breath away. …..

Each monument in Orchha is adorned with paintings containing a rich treasure of Tirthankaras and Hindu deities that speak a lot about the whole-hearted love and affection of the artists in bygone era.

The beautiful paintings here in Orchha are illustrated with colour plates, and line drawings making it the most comprehensive coverage of the Bundelkhand art and its times.

These paintings are on the stone interiors of Orcha Rajmahal palace. They are about 400-500 year old. The paintings depict scenes from ancient epics Ramayana and Mahabharata. Scenes from the life of Lord Ram (the chief deity of Orchha are elaborately painted on the walls and ceilings.

Admire the beauty of Ram Raja Temple, scenes from Vrindavan’s Lord Krishna and other paintings which is a vibrant display in the interiors of different monuments. The ceilings are also mesmerizing!!

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