Bhagavathy Sevai 3

vijaysowmya's picture
About Bhagavathy Sevai 3 : PRINT

This is the finished kalam and the centre one is called as Ashta dalam(eight petals of Lotus).The square portion is the main kalam and the outer portions are decorated like a feather or like a peedam.

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Rangoli: Bhagavathy Sevai 3


julien's picture

wow...... look very pretty.... sowmi which one u used in cement color.... the whole of yur kolam is beautiful...

vijaysowmya's picture

Thanks Julien...All the colours are naturally made colours...white colour from arisi podi, red a mixture os manjal and chunnambu, green from manjaadi leaves, yellow turmeric, black is umikari powder, grey colour a mixture of black and white, cream a mixture of yellow and white.

BalaChandrasekaran's picture

atahasam sowmya,all your colours are soft and giving devotional look to your rangoli.

vidhyavaradharajan's picture

wordless for ur kolam sowmya mam

nithyaashok's picture

Wonderful creation and hats off to your perfection.

ammuchandhini's picture

Wow...sowmi...what a huge traditional rangoli done for d auspicious occasion...thanks a lot for sharing....interesting to know all d cols r home-made....

rajamma_2's picture

This pooja kolam with soft home made colours is looking different and nice

Anisha Raghunath's picture

this time's the different and the best one.....not like the usual one.......

subashini's picture

very interesting to know about home made colors.thanks for sharing this beautiful and big rangoli.

dibbutn's picture

Sowmy, thanks for the information on natural colors dear. This entire look of the kolam looks so good.

Padma Prakash's picture

Wow, Soumi, what a creation with home made colours. Fantastic, can any one tell me info about the colour explanation part. I didnt get the names.

smahalakshmi's picture

Wow, Sowmi, nice kolam done by the poojaris. Interesting to know about how the colours were made. Thanks for the info dear.


vijaysowmya's picture

Thank you my dear friends for taking your time and commenting on the photos...Padma colours are like this white is rice powder, red is Kumkumam,yellow is turmeric, green is from leaves of coral bean tree or coral wood, black from the burnt husk of paddy and the mixture got from mixing the above colours.