Pattachitra or Patachitra is a general term for traditional, cloth-based scrollpainting, based in the eastern Indian states of West Bengal. Pattachitra artform is known for its intricate
details as well as mythological narratives and folktales inscribed in it. Patrachitras
are a component of an ancient Bengali narrative art, originally serving as a visual device
during the performance of a song. Bengal Patachitra received the
Geographical Indication of India tag on 28/03/2018.