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“Kolam” a traditional drawing found across south India.

Posted on : 10 Jan 2020

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  • Kolam is a traditional drawing found across south India.
  • It is drawn by using rice flour, chalk, chalk powder or rock powder, often using naturally or synthetically colored powders.
  • It is a geometrical line drawing composed of curved loops, drawn around a grid pattern of dots.
  • Kolams are thought to bring prosperity to homes. Every morning, millions of women draw kolams on the ground with white rice flour.
  • Through the day, the drawings get walked on, washed out in the rain, or blown around in the wind; new ones are made the next day.

Article Related Questions

Which one of the following statements about Kolam is correct?

1.It is a traditional drawing found across south India.

2.It is a traditional performing artform in the state of Kerala

3.It is a type of puppetry in Odisha state.

4.It is a folk dance drama found across south India.

Right Ans : It is a traditional drawing found across south India.

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