Madhubani or Mithila paintings are one of the traditional paintings of India and are known for their bright colors and distinct style. Symbolism, simplicity and beauty
hold them together in a single school of traditional art. The symbols used in this painting have their specific meanings like
fish symbolizes fertility, procreation and good luck,and peacocks are associated with romantic love and religion. Even though this art is centuries old, it has preserved its original style and content in its native land of Mithila. Even now during birth and marriage ceremonies paintings are made on walls with different symbols like bamboo (lineage,) lotus, and fish. The designs announce the occasion of the celebration and solicit good fortune and divine blessings.Exhibiting earthy undertones and exceptional workmanship, this painiting makes for a beautiful decor accent for art lovers.