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Aadi perukku, Aug 3rd Saturday

Aadi perukku procedure

"Aadiperukku" (ஆடிப்பெருக்கு - பதினெட்டாம் பெருக்கு ) is celebrated in the month of July - August,in the 18th day of Tamil month ஆடி.This year it falls on 3rd July.Normally Tamil month Aadi is considered very sacred in the South.Goddess Mariamman is worshipped in all places.During the Fridays of this month,special poojas are conducted in the temples glorifying Goddess sakthi.Temple festivals are conducted in both Shiva & Vaishnava temples.During 18 th day, idols ( உற்சவ மூர்த்தி )are decorated in a grand manner with flower garlands & taken in a procession to a near by river.sprinkling of holy water from the river is carried out with devotion.(தீர்த்தவாரி).During 1960 in my early child hood days, i have participated in these festival.We used to decorate a small wooden vehicle with 4 wheels covered like a temple tower (சப்பரம்),place a small idol in it , tying with a rope,drew it to the river bank.In the school also teachers & students make a vehicle in a bigger…

New Year Kolam - 2016.

Wish you all Happy , prosperous New Year.

New Year Kolam / Rangoli.

This is New Year Rangoli Kolam.

Rangoli kolam / Peacock.

This is Peacock  Rangoli kolam.

Kolam with dots / Parrot kolam.

This is parrot kolam with 13 dots & 8 lines - 13 to 5.

Friday Padi kolam.

This is Friday Padi kolam with dots 7 to 7.

Shiva Bhujanga stotram with meaning.

Gift ( Dhaanam) involves four things.Donor,the beneficiary,the thing that is given & the time.One kind hearted person, asks God to grant him devotion ( asanchala bhakti ).See how he describes it.The receiver should be really eligible to receive .He should not possess the thing he is receiving.It  should be a timely one by relieving the receiver from his suffering.Generally the  donor  also gets  benefit by his charitable act, if he is a human being.But  God does not  expect anything in return.    The person asking the gift is none other than  Sri Adi Shankara.He is asking for the benefit of whole humanity.He calls God Shiva,"O"Graceful Sambo!This is the ideal time for granting a gift.I am the most eligible person  to receive it.Thou alone the is the suitable person to grant benefits & I am not asking any other person except you & you alone.I want the everlasting affection towards you.

        All of we are aware that Adi Sankarachariar established the first Peet…

Margazghi kolam ( Dhanur month )

These are Margazhi kolams drawn in our entrance.Videos already published.

Festival kolam / Christmas.

This is Christmas Festival kolam with dots 15 to 1 straight.

Festival kolam / Christmas

This is Christmas festival kolam with 15 dots 3 lines & 15 to 3.

Free hand kolam / Rangoli

This is free hand rangoli kolam.

Peacock kolam with dots.

This is peacock kolam with dots 13 to 1 straight.

Festival kolam ( Vaikunta ekadasi )

Free hand kolam

This is free hand kolam.

Friday padi kolam.

This is Friday padi kolam.

Margazhi kolam ( Dhanur Month)

This is  Dhanur madha Kolam ( Margazhi kolam ).

Kolam with dots.

This is  kolam with 8 dots & 8 lines.

Apartment kolam.

This is an easy apartment kolam.

Apartment kolam with dots.

This is an easy apartment kolam with dots 5 to 3.

Dot kolam interlaced type.

This is interlaced type dot kolam with dots 7 to 4 & six sides 3,2,1 extra dots.

Free hand kolam / Rangoli.

This is free hand rangoli kolam.

Free hand kolam / Rangoli

This is free hand rangoli kolam.

Friday padi kolam.

This  is Friday padi kolam.

Friday Padi kolam

This is Friday padi kolam - an easy and simple Friday kolam with full video. Check the video to learn the kolam easily :)

Christmas kolam | Festival kolam

This is an easy kolam for Christmas, that you can draw for upcoming Christmas 2016. You can draw in a piece of chalk and then draw with kola podi. You can colour this and make it more beautiful and make it as a rangoli. Check the video and learn this kolam.

Santa Claus kolam without dots ( Christmas Santa Claus kolam)

Kolam for Christmas 2015. You can learn this easy santa kolam for Christmas. Watch the video to learn this Santa Claus kolam easily! Merry Chirstmas!  

Free hand kolam | Easy apartment kolam

An elegant and easy free hand kolam without dots for beginners. This can easily fit  apartment entrance. Check the video and learn this kolam easily.

Free hand kolam | Kolam without dots

A circle and scallop shape combined free hand rangoli kolam. Simple to learn, watch the video to learn how to draw this kolam. You can also colour this kolam with rangoli colours to make it looks more beautiful if you are drawing for any occasion. 

Easy friday padi kolam | Easy kolam

An easy friday kolam - padi kolam that you can draw within minutes. This can easily also fit your pooja place or apartment entrance. Learn this easy friday padi kolam watching the video!

Karthigai deepam kolam - Free hand festival rangoli

Hope you all had a wonderful celebration - Karthigai deepam. I thought of updating these festival rangoli photos taken at our house on Karthigai deepam. Rangoli with colour powder gives a vibrant and beautiful touch to this kolam.

Easy karthigai deepam festival kolam (Rangoli)

This is festival kolam ( Rangoli ). Since it is Karthigai deepam , we thought to make it colour rangoli. Very simple and elegant kolam, yet looks beautiful when coloured. You can draw with piece of chalk if the platform is concrete/ tiles to make it easy if you are a beginner.

Festival Kolam / Padi kolam / rangoli - karthigai deepam

This is festival kolam ( padi kolam ) with Deepam in Rangoli style.

Karthigai deepam padi kolam | Festival kolam

Festival kolam - Padi kolam for karthigai deepam in which you can place and decorate with diyas/ deepam/ agal vilakku. Learn this beautiful padi kolam for karthigai deepam easily by watching the video. 

This is festival kolam ( Padi kolam ) with Deepam.Wish you all happy Deepam  Festival.

Festival kolam / Padi kolam ( deepam )

This is festival kolam (Padi kolam - deepam).

Festival kolam / Rangoli karthigai deepam

This is Festival  rangoli kolam ( karthigai deepam).

Festival kolam Rangoli (Karthigai Deepam).

This is Rangoli festival kolam(Karthigai deepam).

Free hand Rangoli / Kolam.

This is free hand Rangoli kolam.

Free hand Rangoli / Kolam

This is free hand  Rangoli kolam.

Free hand rangoli / Kolam

This is free hand rangoli kolam.

Free hand Rangoli / Kolam.

This is free hand  rangoli kolam.

Free hand rangoli /kolam.

This is free hand rangoli kolam.

Diwali Kolam / Rangoli Kolam

This is Diwali , Rangoli Kolam. I pray to Sri.Laxmi Narayan to bless us  all, happy , prosperous & peaceful life on this happy occasion.

Diwali Kolam / Rangoli Designs.

This is Diwali Kolam with Rangoli Designs.Wish you all Happy Diwali.

Diwali Kolam / Rangoli Designs.

This is Diwali Kolam with Rangoli designs.