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.

yellow rangoli
This rangoli was published on 2004-01-13.
happy tamil new year rangoli
This rangoli was published on 2004-01-13.
3 - 1 kolam with interlaced dots
3 - 1 : kolam with interlaced dots Start with 3 dots in the center and reduce dots above and below.
3 - 3 kolam with parallel dots
3 - 3 : kolam with parallel dots This kolam has 3 rows of 3 dots each.
3 - 3 kolam with parallel dots
3 - 3 : kolam with parallel dots. This kolam has 3 rows of 3 dots each.

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