Machilipatnam, Machilipaṭnam: 1 definition
Machilipatnam means something in the history of ancient India. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
India history and geographySource: Knowledge Traditions & Practices of India: Painting: A Survey (h)
Machilipatnam refers to an ancient Indian style of painting.—Machilipatnam style tends to have more block printing. However, both [Kalamkari and] use only vegetable colours.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
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