Coloring with Powder

By: Kamakshi

Nov 03 2011

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Category: Trivia

2 Comments

Aperture:f/5.6
Focal Length:55mm
ISO:400
Shutter:1/8 sec
Camera:Canon EOS 550D

Rangolies are an integral part of Diwali celebrations. Every house sports these colored powder patterns at their door steps, accentuated with diyas and lamps. This one isn’t mine, but a pattern I saw in front of one of the houses.  Pretty neat, isn’t it?

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2 comments on “Coloring with Powder”

  1. Wow!
    How do they possibly do that?????

    • These are done using speical pens but my mom can do it with bare fingers, its quite a treat to watch, i used to fill in the colors when i was a kid too!


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