Andal, Known for her unwavering devotion towards Lord Vishnu is the only female Alvars (Saints) among the 12 Alvar saints of South India. The temple in Srivalliputtur (TN) is dedicated to her. Tanjore painting is a classical South Indian painting style, originated from the town of Thanjavur in Tamil Nadu. Tanjore paintings are characterised by rich, flat and vivid colors, glittering gold foils overlaid on delicate but extensive gesso work and inlay of glass beads and or pieces of precious, semi-precious gems. This beautiful painting depicts Andal in full glory with pink saree and unique shaped crown.