Hi Friends. Welcome to 123greetingsquotes.com. A unique and swirly amazing onam pookalam designs gallery is here for you today. An ‘Onam Pookalam’ is a intricately designed carpet of flowers that is made usually in the courtyard of a house or at the entrance on the final day of the Onam celebrations. The first day ‘Atham’ is when the arrangement begins to take shape and by the tenth day ‘Thiruonam’, it becomes more complex and detailed.
‘Pookalam’ can be broken into ‘Poov’- flower and ‘kalam’- color sketches on the ground. Tradition has it that young adolescent girls of the household make the Onam Pookalam to welcome Mahabali
In this article, today we will quench all your thirst for pookalam designs for this Onam.
Creating the Onam Pookalam is the most auspicious and significant event of the festivities that surround Onam. But over a period of time the trends of creating them have evolved. Earlier, children would wake up early in the morning and walk around the neighborhood with baskets collecting flowers that were naturally found in the region. But now in cities, people prefer visiting flower markets the previous day
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and preserve the flowers in refrigerators and then use them. The Onam Pookalam is wonderful example of traditions that bring the family together and represent the growing change in ways in which the new generations adapts to age old traditions.
Do you Know What are the minimum Materials required to create a 2 meter diameter ‘Onam Pookalam’?
500 gm of Yellow Marigold
250 gm of Orange Marigold
100 gm Gromphera/ Adike Hoovu
20 leaves of Gulmohar tree
250 gm Purple Aster
500 gm White Chrysanthamum
1 Brass Lamp
Few Tea Candles
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