Rangoli make by powder or coloured powder is very famous in India. Powder Rangoli make in Indian festivals and traditions like Diwali,Ganesh Pooja, Navaratri, Katha and so on. Powder rangoli is very simple to draw and easy step to follow for making rangoli.
Rangoli, is available in distinctive structures all over India. however is known by different names in different parts of the nation. Rangoli is made in patios to welcome Hindus gods and guests,on diverse events and celebrations like Diwali, Marriages, Pooja and some more. Making Indian Rangoli is viewed as propitious and fortunate for the home and family. Many different rituals are followed in India as a means of auspicious signs such as lighting lamp in Diwali, planting Tulsi tree infront of house etc. One of them is making Rangoli, The folk art Indian Rangoli is made on the floor at the front door. Rangoli is made in courtyards to welcome Hindus deities and guests,on different occasions and festivals like Dipawali, Marriages, Pooja and many more.
Various Rangoli types
Free hand rangoli
It is popular across the country and has different names in different states like below –
1. Kolam in Tamilnadu ,alpana in Bengal ,chowk pujan in Bihar and Madhya 2. Pradesh. Some more like below –
3. Rangoli (Gujarat, Karnataka and Maharashtra)
4. Kolam (Tamil Nadu)
5. Aripan (Bihar)
6. Alpana (West Bengal)
7. Chowkpurana (Uttar Pradesh)
8. Muggu (Andhra Pradesh)
9. Madana (Rajasthan)
10. Aipan (Uttarakhand)