Rangoli is greeted well and every Hindu plays an important role in the festival. The word ‘Rangoli’ is derived from the Sanskrit word ‘Rangavalli’, which is a combination of two words ‘color’ and ‘avalli’. ‘Paint’ means the color and ‘avali’ are from lines and lines. From simple geometrical design to abstract art, Rangoli comes in various styles. Traditional art form is a symbol of good fortune and prosperity and different names in different states- Rangoli in Maharashtra, Kolam in Tamil Nadu, Choprunna in Chhattisgarh, Magulu in Andhra Pradesh and Jharkhand in Assam. Traditionally Rangoli designs were made using crushed limestone and rice flour and natural colors, today synthetic colors and chalk powder have also been added to the list.

Very quick and easy Ganpati rangoli design by DEEPIKA PANT – DEEPIKA RANGOLI AND ART – Video Tutorial


Colorolis are often decorated with flowers and designs. Each color has a special significance, white is a symbol of coolness and purity, a symbol of red strength, yellow is a symbol of prosperity, green represents harmony, orange sacrifice and blue sign indicates. On the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi, we have tried to bring together some simple and quick Ganapati Rangoli designs, take a look.

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