Brightening up the doorsteps…

 


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 Where does "kolam" or "rangoli" fit in? Art? Tradition? Culture? Hospitality?

 

…All of the above it seems to me!

 

Here’s a lovely rangoli in front of my friend Alamelu Ramaswamy’s home:

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It’s such lovely patterns that invited the passerby to enter, and feel at home…

Rangoli is one of the traditions that I love.

 


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About Deepa Mohan 768 Articles
Deepa Mohan is a freelance writer and avid naturalist.