Kripal Kumbh, Jaipur

Market :-

Products :- Gifts and Handicrafts  Home Decor  

Days Closed :- Open all days

Phone :- 0141-2201127

Address :- B-18A, Shiv Marg, Bani Park, Jaipur-302016

Parking :- Available

Price Range :- Starts from Rs. 250

Payment Methods :- Card and Cash

Kripal Kumbh (Jaipur)

Kripal Singh Shekhawat, also known as the father of Blue Pottery, was born in a Rajput family in 1922 in Rajasthan.

He studied original painting at Shanti Niketan in West Bengal and later did a diploma in Oriental Arts from the Tokyo University, Japan.

He is said to have revived the art of blue pottery, which had its origins in Central Asia.

The blue pottery store is in a residential house. As you enter, you would be greeted by artists making the pottery in the garage. As you enter the mainhouse, you can see two rooms filled with vases, jars, plates, tiles, soap dishes and plates. They are all neatly arranged. You may want to pick up a beautiful vase or tiles with animal drawings on them.

Today, the blue pottery from his workshop are sold all over the world and displayed at many museums too. Both classical pottery designs and more modern designs are on offer.

He is said to have made many innovations with the designs and also introduced new shades like green, yellow, brown and black in the blue pottery.

For his tremendous contribution to blue pottery, KripalSinghji was conferred the “Padma Shri” in 1974 and was also honoured with the title “Shilp Guru” by the Government of India in 2002. Unknown to many, KripalSinghji is renowned for his illustrations in the original document of the Constitution of India.


Kripal Kumbh, Jaipur
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