My mother is my idol because of the values she
has taught me.”
Ram is a graduate in mathematics. He is married with
three children. Ram lives in Jaipur but is originally from a village just
outside the city. Ram says his favourite place in India is Jaipur because, he says it
is a ‘pilgrim’s town’. He would also like to visit the shrine of Vaishno Devi in Kashmir, the temple is known for peace of mind and natural healing.
Ram has been painting freestyle by hand for fifteen years.
He learned his skills on a handicrafts training program organised by the
Ministry of Textiles. He particularly likes to paint Mogul art designs and
typical Rajasthani culture paintings on large canvases.
Ram’s hobbies are volleyball and cricket and he also enjoys
the ancient sport of Kabaddi, Indian wrestling. Ram likes listening to
religious and patriotic songs.
I love painting, it is a passion of mine. I
enjoy coming up with new patterns and designs. At home I have painted the walls
of my house with pictures."