Kolam - South Indian Floor Drawings - 2
More Kolam Patterns
South Indian floor drawing patterns are drawn either with an array of dots or without it. This page shows some examples of these patterns drawn using dots.
Shown above are two small kolam patterns. First pattern based on dots arranged in a rectangular array. This pattern can be repeated and is expandable endlessly. The pattern on the right side based on a triangular dot arrangement and forms a pattern of rotational symmetry.
The Kolam pattern above too is based on a triangular dot arrangement. This infinitely extendable pattern is known as Bitter-gourd Leaf Kolam.
Press the single arrow to start the slide show that gives step-by-step method of drawing the kolam shown in the top right picture.
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