I know its late,but i am not sure whether this would be uploaded for the Rangoli contest,otherwise i will be happy to have it in my gallery archives.
a kolam in bengali alpona style made of rice flour for the ninth day (ie)Mahanavami day with thulsi plant
a small traditional type padi kolam for Deepavali day,with my favourite Lakshmi padam view from the road this time,for a change so that the grass is on the upper side of the snap.
a kolam on the slopes for sankatahara chathurthi day
This kolam is specially drawn to wish the ikolam founder Lata mam and the early ikolamite members like Judymam,Rajammamam,Jeya mam,Lakshmimam,Brindhamam,Bharathi mam,jkm uncle and many ,who became a family thru this site.This kolam is done by Mrs.Rani selvaraj in kola kuzhlal to wish u all a happy and prosperous DHANDHERAS and wonderful DIWALI.my kolam of same pattern in free hand follows this post, that too dedicated to the Predecessors of ikolam site and Lata mam as a token of love.
HAPPY AND PROSPEROUS DHANDHERAS AND A WONDERFUL DIWALI TO LATA MAM AND HER FAMILY;AND TO ALL ESPECIALLY RAJAMMA MAM,JUDY MAM,BRINDHA MAM,BHARATHI MAM,JEYA MAM,LAKSHMI MAM,JKM UNCLE,SARAS MAM,INDIRA MAM,SUDHA MAM,AKILA MAM .......LIST IS ENDLESS, WHO INSPIRED US TO CREATE NEW KOLAMS EVERYDAY THRU THEIR VALUABLE,ENTHUSIASTIC COMMENTS
i made a colour kolam on mud floor for a change,mom says its not up to the beauty of ezhlai kolams on mud floor, ur views please!
a kolam for ekadasi day on the slope with kaavi and the snap was taken late in the evening so it looks a little dull.