Golu and Marapachi contests

Welcome to this year's Golu and Marapaachi doll contests. Please click on each entry to enjoy the entire Golu decorations of participants. Our best wishes to all of our participants!

This is a golu contest - 2018.
Golu in NewYork

A Simple Golu in Our House at Newyork, with little dolls available. I thank U ikolam, for this opportunity given to share with U all. Happy. My Best Wishes for all contestants.

Marapachi

Three pairs of Marapachi dolls in Kalyana kolam with loads of jewels ,accessories and ladies in madisaru,north indian saree types.Mapillai in pattu veshti zamindar style dresses...

Kumbhishegam Theme

Greetings,We have a houseful 6 room Golu ,with themes from Mythology,Temple Models,Handmade Themes in our Kolu : 1)SAKTHI NILAYAM WELCOME THEME ,DEPICTING SAPTHA MATHA ,ASHTALAKSHMI AND DURGA,LAKSHMI,SARASWATHI HAND DECORATED DOLLS AT THE ENTRANCE OF OUR HOUSE 2) TRADITIONAL PADI 3)KASI VISALAKSHI AMMAN KOLAM 4)AMMAN ALANGARAM 5)NARAYANEEYAM THEME EXPLAINING 1 STORY FROM EACH FROM 100 CHAPTERS 6) THAMIRAPARANI PUSHKARAM AND PARAMPARIYA VILAIYATTU ,PLASTIC BAN IN TN -JAN 2019 THEMES 7) 9 PILLAIYAR STORIES 8) RAGHAVENDRAR STORY WITH AUDIO 9) SAI BABA MANDAPAM 10) TEMPLE KUMBABHISHEGAM THEME WITH TEMPLE MODELS HANDMADE.The Golu preparation started in August and this is a Golu depiction after 2 months of meticulous team work and dedication..

Sai Baba Temple

Themes in our Kolu : 1)SAKTHI NILAYAM WELCOME THEME ,DEPICTING SAPTHA MATHA ,ASHTALAKSHMI AND DURGA,LAKSHMI,SARASWATHI HAND DECORATED DOLLS AT THE ENTRANCE OF OUR HOUSE 2) TRADITIONAL PADI 3)KASI VISALAKSHI AMMAN KOLAM 4)AMMAN ALANGARAM 5)NARAYANEEYAM THEME EXPLAINING 1 STORY FROM EACH FROM 100 CHAPTERS 6) THAMIRAPARANI PUSHKARAM AND PARAMPARIYA VILAIYATTU ,PLASTIC BAN IN TN -JAN 2019 THEMES 7) 9 PILLAIYAR STORIES 8) RAGHAVENDRAR STORY WITH AUDIO 9) SAI BABA MANDAPAM 10) TEMPLE KUMBABHISHEGAM THEME WITH TEMPLE MODELS HANDMADE.The Golu preparation started in August and this is a Golu depiction after 2 months of meticulous team work and dedication..

This is a golu contest - 2018.

This is my daughter-in-law's marapaachi bommai.The decoration has been done by me.I have decorated as a young couple.The dhoti has been stitched by me at home.

This time I decorated my Marapaachi bommai as a newly wedded couple.I dressed the bride in chaniya choli style.The dress to both the marapaachi has been stitched by myself at home.The decoration is also done by me.Enjoy my bommai couple.

Marapachi dolls have been decorated as Goddess Andal and Lord Rengamannar as in Srivilliputtur.

Thanks
Suchitra

This year I have tried to decorate the marapachi dolls as Therazhandur Sri Aamaruviappan and Sengamalavalli thayar. In the golu we have also kept a cow and calf doll along with the marapachi set as in the temple at Therazhandur.

Thank you
Suchitra

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