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The Art of Flour Painting and How It Has Influenced My Silk Scarf Designs 

Decorative painted art is not only on the walls and streets in India. They also love to paint animals. In the city of Jaipur, elephants hold a place of reverence in the Hindu religion. I was lucky enough to have experienced first hand the Purham Elephant Festival. Here elephants are garbed in the finest brocade costumes and are elaborately painted with vibrant coloured chalk paint. Usually these drawings consist of motifs of birds, flowers and animals. 

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