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Free hand kolam.

This is free hand kolam.

Free hand kolam.

This is free hand kolam.

Free hand kolam.

This is free hand kolam.

Free hand kolam.

This is free hand kolam.

Free Hand Kolam.

This is free hand kolam.

Free Hand Kolam.

This is Free Hand Kolam.

Free Hand Kolam.

This is free hand kolam.

Free Hand Kolam.

This is free hand kolam.

Free hand kolam.

This is free hand kolam.

Festival Kolam - Saraswathi pooja kolam & festival pictures

This is our Ayudha Pooja (Saraswathi Pooja) celebration photos.During Navarathri time,Goddess Parvathi,Mahalaxmi & Saraswathi descend from their abode to visit our motherland & every home.They bless us.You can see the climatic condition almost  equal throughout our country.Wish you all happy Saraswathi pooja & Vijaya Dasami.

Festival Kolam - Navarathri Pooja with flower & bird design.

                  This is Navarathri Pooja Festival Kolam with flower & bird design.

Festival kolam - Saraswathi pooja

                                        This is saraswathi pooja Festival kolam.

Festival Kolam - Saraswathi Pooja.

                                         This is Saraswathi pooja festival kolam.

Ayodyapattinam Sri.Ramar temple - Salem

This is one of the beautiful temples of Sri.Rama in Tamilnadu  situated nearby Salem.It is  around 20 kms in Salem  - Authur state highway, few kms from Salem - Chennai N.H( 4 lane).The legend is that Lord Rama stayed here one night on his way to Ayodya with Mother Sita,Laksmana,Anjaneya,Sugreva & Vibishana after killing Ravana.Sri.Rama's footprints are near the dwaja stamba( flag staff).The sculptures of this temple are excellent & speak themselves of such  an architectural beauty.The mandapa ( big hall ) constructed before the sanctum has ,musical pillars, a soldier killing a demon riding  a horse,a lion like animal, an elephant all are carved in a single pillar.This was constructed by the king Thirumalai Naicker. There is similarity  in sculptures of Tharamangalam Kailasanathar,Thiruchengode Arthanareeswarar & Murugan temples & also Thirumalainaicker mahal (Madurai),said to be constructed at the same time.But  Thiruchengode temple was visited by Saint Sambandar…

Festival Kolam flower design.

                                           This is Navarathri Kolam with Flower Design.

Festival Kolam with flower design.

This is  Navarathri Kolam with flower design.You can add colour to this kolam .if you wish.

Festival Kolam

                                         This is Navarathri Festival Kolam Day 9.

Festival Kolam.

                                        This is Navarathri Festival Kolam Day 8.

Festival Kolam.

                                         This is Navarathri Festival Kolam Day 7.

Festival Kolam

                                          This is Navarathri Festival Kolam Day 6.

Festival Kolam.

                                         This  is Navarathri Festival Kolam Day 5.

Festival Kolam.

                                         This is Navarathri Festival Kolam Day 4.   

Importance of Mahalaya Paksha.

Mahalaya paksha is the special period in the Tamil  Calender month of "Purattasi".It starts from the next day of Full moon day in this month (Prathama thithi) & ends  on the new moon day(Amavasya).Paksha means this fortnight(15 days).In our Hindu rituals,those who have lost their father ,parents have to remember them during new moon days & offer  "Dharpanam" worshipping them.This is in addition to the particular day or thithi in a month where they have left us to reach  heaven( God ).Those who are not  aware of this particular day,should offer Dharpanam in this Mahalalaya Paksha. A special  gift to us  to remember & pay our gratitude to our ancestors /forefathers.Many observe vratha strictly during this fortnight .Without our forefathers we would not exist here.We would not have all the things that we have  today without their contribution.We worship our family deity in the temples in our native places which was established by our forefathers many gene…