Bimla Devi : Madhubani Paintings Artist

Madhubani Painting is a legacy in my family – I am still learning the art, says the humble 58 years old artist Bimla Devi to the Shilp world team!

Mrs. Bimla Devi and her group of women – women Self Help Group, Madhubani, Bihar India an example of someone continuing the Madhubani painting legacy inherited from her forefathers. The women group creates beautiful Madhubani paintings along with modern utilities products and accessories to get interests of diverse urban consumers.

In a small village in Madhubani there are about 30 women in the group working on this crafts and they face real challenges of getting enough customer to sustain their livelihood and basic necessities!

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