Category: General Knowledge

Painting Styles through Time

When talking about “the style” of an art painting, one usually refers to the materials and colors used in the works. However, specific genres of paintings are advised to be done in specific styles. For example, portraits of generals, kings and noblemen are usually in oil on canvas/panel, while the depiction of maidens or regular people in …

General Knowledge: Basic Facts about Gujarat State (India)

Established: May 1, 1960 First Chief Minister: Dr. Jivraj Mehta Present Chief Minister: Mr. Narendra Modi (from October 7, 2001 to present) First Capital: Ahmedabad Present Capital: Gandhinagar Vidhansabha Seats: 182 Loksabha Seats: 27 Rajyasabha Seats: 11 Total Districts: 26 Narendra Modi – Chief Minister of Gujarat Total Talukas: 226 Total Towns: 242 Total Villages: 18,618 Municipal Corporations (Mahanagar Palika): Total …