Kolam for beginners

Traditional kolam designs suitable for beginners. The steps to making these kolams are pretty self explanatory. Start with the dots (if any) and then followed by the lines. Once done, optionally, the enclosed areas of the kolam may be filled with color rangoli powder.

Rangoli: Lotus
This lotus rangoli was sent by Neha Gupta from California, U.S.A.
Designs with lines - 1
This rangoli was published on 2005-11-16.
Designs with lines - 2
This rangoli was published on 2005-11-16.
Designs with lines - 3
This rangoli was published on 2005-11-16.
Designs with lines - 4
This rangoli was published on 2005-11-16.
Conch rangoli
This is a dotted kolam (connected dots).
Kubera kolam
Kubera - "God of wealth" Kubera is the god of wealth and god's treasurer. Kubera watches over the earth's storehouse of all jewels, gold, silver, and the nine Nidhis (special treasures). We...
Diyas rangoli
Deepavali / Diwali is celebrated by the hindus world-wide. The word "Deep" means light and "avali" means "a row" which makes Deepavali the "festival of lights...
lamp kolam
Lamp kolam
lamp kolam
An easy to make lamp kolam

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