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Khetanchi to show his next

DNJAI34589 | 7/29/2012 | Author : After Hrs Correspondent | WC :181



City's eminent realistic painter Gopal Swami Khetanchi is all set to showcase a new series of paintings. With his latest series, Khetanchi has returned to his favourite theme---monuments.
He has painted 10 forts of Rajasthan, including Jaisalmer's Sonar Kila, Chittorgarh's Vijay Stambh, Udaipur's City Palace, Jodhpur's Meharangarh and forts of Bundi, Junagarh, Kuchaman, and Kumbhalgarh. When he visited these forts, Khetanchi was taken aback by the neglect these heritage places have suffered.
Citing the Bundi fort as the worse example, he said, “There is no security! Anyone can go in and cause damage.”
Even those who make a living off of the heritage attraction know little about true significance of the site. “What is sho
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