Karthigai Deepam is the Festival of Lights. In this Karthigai Deepam festival, every women in South of India light lamps in front of their house. The festival is celebrated with grandeur and is famous in Thiruvannamalai. Here, lighted lamp is considered to be as auspicious symbol. It brings prosperous and joy in life by removing evil forces from life.
Here are few decorations which you could try it at your place to enlighten the day and attract positive forces.
Karthigai Deepam Pooja Rangoli Kolangal with Diya/vilaku (deepam) Decoration
Lighting the lamp during Karthigai Deepam is very auspicious and it is believed that it eliminates ego from one’s life. The Karthigai Deepam festival brings joy and happiness by celebrating with the family together. Start decorating your house with lamps.
Karthigai Deepam Rangoli Kolangal with Flower (Poo kolam) Decoration
This Karthigai Deepam, decorate your house with rangoli filled with flowers i.e. poo. Poo kolam adds a beauty to the house and spreads the fragrance of joy to the house. Karthigai Deepam festival enlightens the house with lights and fragrance of happiness.
Karthigai Deepam pooja Rangoli Kolangal with Colour Mavu (Arisi Mavu)
Rangoli or Kolam is put using arisi mavu. Women, in South India, put kolam daily in front of their house early in the morning with arisi mavu with a belief that it is food for the ants on the ground. Thus, kolam helps to feed beings for their survival. So, decorate your house with arisi mavu kolam this Karthigai Deepam.
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