(Paramahansa Sri Nithyananda)
Blissful!" (Paramahansa Sri
paint on board
spiritual leader, Paramahansa Sri Nithyananda (born 1978),
founder of the Nithyananda Dhyanapeetam, a worldwide
movement for meditation and healing. His
prevailing message is to 'Be blissful'.
I was recommended to paint this image by
a friend who remarked that most of my
portraits have a pensive feel to them,
and expressed the hope that my next
series would be of the happier variety!
Original painting: £50. Prints also
available. Please contact me for further
The series of thumbnails
below shows how the painting was gradually built
up in layers of colour from an initial sketch to
the finished painting.