Birds of Gurbani, Bagla (Heron)
12″ X 16″
“In Gurbani and often in Punjabi folklore, the heron is depicted as a bird that is deceitful in character. While it stands and looks at water pretending to meditate, it actually waits to catch a fish.” – Rupy C. Tut
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About the Artist:
Rupy C. Tut is a San Francisco based Sikh visual artist who started her professional journey exploring themes of identity and displacement through her paintings. Her art depicts the decorative Mughal Miniature style and Calligraphy in English as well as Gurmukhi. Currently, her work is intertwined with Sikh-related themes as she explores the imagery evoked by Gurbani. By building on verses from the Guru Granth Sahib with visual metaphors and calligraphy, Rupy aspires to produce a visual message in addition to a linguistic one.