some of the graphic design work done by nid graphic design students printed in print labs. The calendar above as used techniques like photography clay and hand painting.
The Gyan Chauper is the ancient snake and ladder board game. The Jain Gyan Chaupers are standardized with 84 numbered squares in a 9x9 pattern. The board game is in the human shape-the universal being. The top most part of the board is the heavenly abode or the Moksha dwar akin to the head of the cosmic being. Each player starts from the bottom Narak Dwar and takes turns to roll dice and moves forward according to the number generated, towards Swarg & ultimately reaching their goal.
These are few advertisements from MARG published in around 1980-1985. The advertisements in these period metaphorized certain objects,personalities or phrases to quickly connect to the masses instead of direct communication.
http://www.activityvillage.co.uk/tangrams The TANGRAM ( "seven boards of skill") is a dissection puzzle consisting of seven flat shapes, called tans, which are put together to form shapes. The objective of the puzzle is to form a specific shape using all seven pieces, It is reputed to have been invented in China during the It became very popular in Europe for a time then, and then again during World War I. It is one of the most popular dissection puzzles in the world.