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May 24, 2019
Rediscovering Rajasthan: Exploring the famed frescoes of Shekhawati amid crumbling havelisWe are in Shekhawat to see the region’s frescoed havelis which have been quietly drawing tourists for years, through by Rajasthani standards, remain well off the tourist trail.
Feb 02, 2019
Shekhawati wall paintings and the art of mythological imaginationShekhawati is a region in Rajasthan that is famous for its heavily muraled buildings. The region is made up of several towns with thousands of painted buildings that include havelis, temples, shops and cenotaphs.
Aug 06, 2018
What Freedom Looks Like: How political art in Rajasthan's havelis captured a new nation's anxietiesThese collages were painted by women artists and featured cut-outs of political figures like Gandhi and Nehru. Each of them is a commentary on the politics of the time: likening independence to the return of Ram to Ayodha, depicting India as Bharat Mata — a new, unorthodox goddess
Nov 28, 2013
What the bookies say: BJP in Rajasthan, MP; Kejriwal to finish third in DelhiTawari, a middle-aged man from Rajasthan's Shekhawati region, likes to call himself an election analyst.
Jan 16, 2012
Time travel in Shekhawati: A painted doorway to the pastAs the crowds swarm to the Jaipur LitFest this weekend, consider a quick getaway to Shekhawati where plump mustachioed Englishmen jostle with princelings and gods in painted memories of yore..