Raja Ravi Varma was born on 29th April 1848, in Kilimanoor, a little township of Kerala. He is recognized used for his famous paintings, which rotate mostly about the enormous epic of Mahabharata and Ramayana. Raja Ravi Varma is one of the few painters who have managed to finish a attractive accord of the Indian ethnicity with the technique of European scholastic art. He left for the blessed residence on 2nd October 1906, parting in the rear his birthright of remarkable paintings. Raja Ravi Verma's paintings of gorgeous sari dressed women have too established appreciation in the west.
He was incessantly roaming from end to end the length and width of India, in turn to discover subjects for his paintings. His feel affection for the South Indian women is depicted from first to last his workings. In frequent of his paintings, he has modeled Hindu Goddesses on the women alive in the southern parts of India. The mainly admired as well as striking paintings of Raja Ravi Verma contain the ones depicting episodes from the story of Dushyanta and Shakuntala and that of Nala and Damayanti.
His paintings are also destined for consuming fixed Indian fine art forms; above all the ones depict Hindu Gods and Goddesses. Raja Ravi Varma's draw near is thought to lack the vitality of appearance seen in the fixed paintings. Critics have also object to of his rejecting the long-established models of demonstration of deities and falling them to the level of mortals.Hid Famous paintings about
* Damayanti conversation to a sashay
* Draupadi Dreading to assemble Kichaka
* Young woman in clever Kanwa's Hermitage (Rishi-Kanya)
* Jatayu (a bird supporter of Lord Rama is maul through Rawana)
* Woman bountiful Alms at the Holy place
* Lady missing in deliberation