The Art Blog by WOVENSOULS.COM

Notes on Culture & Antique Art, Ethnic Decor & Vintage Fashion | Wovensouls Art Gallery

That Place

That unforgettable place … I cannot seem to get it out of my mind. It had no name. There is no village to note the location. I had no compass … Continue reading

July 21, 2017 · 1 Comment

Ancient Christian Art at The Met

Just photos of some amazing artworks created a few centuries ago … From the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.      

March 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

In Search of Heaven

In every village, in every town in Goa I drive through there’s either a temple or a church/chapel just around the corner. Goa probably has the highest per-capita or per-acre … Continue reading

July 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Magnificent 11th Century Lamayuru Monastery – A photoessay

The Monastery    Student Monks doing their laundry.   And finally an invitation to  lunch of Rajam & Rice with the student monks! Food for the Soul, Food for the … Continue reading

October 29, 2013 · 1 Comment

Street Shrines of Orissa

Just a small photoessay of pictures from Orissa (Bhubanehswar | Cuttack | Konark) to supplement the Street Shrines of India blog article. Back to Kalinga Diaries jm May 2013

May 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Miniature Thangkas from Mongolia

Devotional Art – art that arises out of worship and devotion – produces some of the most spectacular works the world has seen.  Sufi music is an example and so … Continue reading

January 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Street Shrines of India

The Gods are everywhere – literally. In busy Bombay, in parts where its working class real people live, almost every street has a wayside shrine. A holy tree or an … Continue reading

January 22, 2011 · 1 Comment

Travelling Godmen – the Spiritual Healers of India

Travelling Godmen are wanderers that travel from village to village, restricting themselves to a particular geographical area (usually dictated by the language). They sell spirituality and its benefits in different … Continue reading

July 10, 2010 · 6 Comments

FOLLOW

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 934 other subscribers

ARCHIVES

Community

  • Simoneteffect
  • LUCK-IT
  • Mugilan Raju
  • R.K.B.
  • MAP195
  • blaNk
  • nsnunag
  • The Historical Diaries
  • Leonie Andrews
  • mysticreflection
  • noabat10
  • raastha
  • Daniel Brummitt
  • Jordan Peters
  • Astrologer B.S
  • A.C. Stark
  • Dave
  • CelebrityNewsPW
  • Michael Ogazie
  • bryan_lunsford
  • Jessica Fröhlich
  • Marjo Degoro
  • CreationsbyMereteHov
  • beckyphurd
  • lemanshots
  • farahpinklady
  • Soumyadeb Chakraborty
  • anthonygrootelaar
  • dalegreenearts
  • Tiffany Choong
  • A JACOB
  • VITRINART
  • Shivangi
  • The Only Place Where you can Find Extraordinary Jewelry and Fashion
  • weewritinglassie
  • Well Balanced Millennial
  • Limitless Travelling With K
  • sharonmastel66
  • FitAmbitiousBlonde
  • Dee
  • MARKOVICH LITERARY CAFE
  • danventuretravels
  • RTW Roxy
  • aboutitall
  • allpakistanjob
  • Ben
  • Leofwine Tanner
  • higginbothampublications
  • bignsmol
  • Vivek

TRANSLATE

EMAIL

jaina@wovensouls.com

ABOUT ME