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Arhat Nagasena

Arhat Nagasena is a famous Sikkimese painting found in Sinon Monastery of West Sikkim District. The painting is that of a saint. The peaceful face and auspicious character of the saint is expressed using a minimum of colors and line drawings. The influence of the Ajanta Cave Paintings can be seen in the ornamental design of the background and in the quality of work.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: West Sikkim


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