Mural Painting is done on larger canvas like the walls or ceilings. Mural painting was quite popular in ancient times as even now many churches and temples, have mural paintings on their ceilings, which generally tell a story. Mural paintings require a lot of glazing and stippling, as they have to be protected from the dust and other natural elements. In this post we have included 50 Magnificent and brilliant mural paintings from across the world for your inspiration. Mural paintings are a different kind of art, as they are meant to live for many centuries to pass on the stories and since it’s done on a larger scale, one needs to get prepared for painting them and it may take several months to complete a small patch of the ceiling.