Madhubani art is an Indian style painting made using natural dyes and pigments. Women in Madhubani village create these unique designs. Shiva in the form of ardhanaareeshwara painting symbolizes the union of male and female energy to form power and protection for the well functioning of body and mind.
Natural pigments used in Madhubani art are:
Black – Charcoal, Yellow – Turmeric, Green – tree leaf, Brown – Cumin seeds, Blue – Lily flower, Red – Sindhoor and orange