About Manasa

I am a person who is highly passionate about news and whats happening in the world. I love to write. The combination of the two is what makes me. I have interned and worked with several newspapers and magazines in Chennai, India.

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Patachitra: the Indian art of painting on cloth

A moving folklore goes that once a king’s priest’s son dies, the priest is completely heartbroken and yearns for his son. Brahma, the Hindu God, appears before the king and asks him to paint a lifelike image of the son so that he could breathe life into it and resurrect the son to life.