காலினில் வழிந்த தயிர் கமலமலர்க்கோலமிட
கையில் வழி வாரும் வெண்ணை கானக்குழல் மூடியிட.....
So go the mellifluous lines of Uthukkad Venkata Subbaiyer’s `Vandhadhuvum Ponadhuvum’, describing the playful nature of Krishna.
Each kolam is a piece of art – a poem in itself. Here is a collection of beautiful kolams made by Sethulakshmi Ranganathan and Poornima Srikanth.
The curd that fell on the little lord’s feet gave way to beautiful kolams. Let these kolams too blossom at His lotus feet…
Kanya Kolams are usually the base kolams for any auspicious event. I have no clue why it is so, and also, why it is named so. If anyone can share the reason with me, great!
Anyway, here are two variants of the traditional kanya kolam.