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'The Night Life of Trees' © Tara Books Pvt. Ltd. 2006 Art: Bhajju Shyam, Durga Bai and Ram Singh Urveti. Design: Gita Wolf and Rathna Ramanathan. "The Night Life of Trees was conceived when Tara brought Gond artists down to Chennai to work with them; the Gond live in the northern state of Madhya Pradesh, 600 kilometres from the city of Bhopal. 'We noticed there was a tree in every story they told ..."

Bhajju Shyam, Durga Bai and Ram Singh Urveti : The Departing Visitors from The Night Life of Trees

This is the story of River Narmada. Durga Bai has depicted the life it nurtures as it flows. Gonds refer to River Narmada as devi, meaning Goddess.

This is the story of River Narmada. Durga Bai has depicted the life it nurtures as it flows. Gonds refer to River Narmada as devi, meaning Goddess.

SCULPTURE BY DURGA BAI

SCULPTURE BY DURGA BAI

bho leaf, tree of life

Transcultural Buddhism: Contemporary Buddhist Art from Thailand

The Tree of Life, England, 17th century

Mother Earth

Tree of Life, first half of century English Canvas worked with silk thread; tent, Gobelin, and couching stitches 22 x 24 in. x cm) Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964

St Mary's are one of our favourite visits on our Western India Tour. Here is the Tree of Life by Day Wall Hanging - Traidcraft - by St Mary's in India

St Mary's are one of our favourite visits on our Western India Tour. Here is the Tree of Life by Day Wall Hanging - Traidcraft - by St Mary's in India

Secret Life of Trees

Sultan Dreams' artist Durga Bai has some beautiful color combos in her children's books and what I can only describe as soothing trees in La Vie Nocturne Des Arbres. Love her stuff.

Birds and Tree, Gond

Gond Tribal Paintings Selection from Madhya Pradesh. Gond Art Paintings on Canvas and On Paper and More Indian Art and Folk Art