#Chokhamela was a saint in #Maharashtra, #India in the 14th century. He belonged to the #Mahar caste considered "untouchable" in India in that era. He was initiated into bhakti spirituality by the poet-saint #Namdev. Already a devotee of #Vitthal, Chokha was moved by Namdev's teachings.
These paintings don’t depict the Hindu Gods and Goddesses or any other deities rather they depict the normal, day to day and social life of common people. These paintings are mainly created on mud walls of tribal houses. Women are mainly engaged in the creation of these paintings.The style: The trademark of Warli paintings is the use of geometric designs such as triangles, circles, squares, dots and crooked lines.