Kalighati Painting originated in the 19th century Bengal, in the vicinity of Kalighat Kali temple, Kalighat, Kolkatta and from being items of souvenir taken by the visitors to the Kali temple, the paintings over a period of time developed as a distinct school of Indian Painting. From the depiction of Hindu gods, goddesses and other mythological characters, the Kalighat paintings developed to reflect a variety of themes.
Giving an ethnic twist to the art form, this hand-painted jewelry with the typical kalighati features (elongated eyes etc.) is bound to make a bold statement!
Style Tip: Best suited with Indian ethnic attire!
Care: Wipe with cloth.