Learn Rangoli Design – Step by Step

Sometimes making rangoli step by step in the manner shown helps to get a big rangoli design. You can go on building your design till you are really satisfied with it. Notice that all the above three designs shown are complete designs on their own.

A small rangoli design. More shapes will be added to this to make it larger.

Another somewhat different design emerged from the first design just by adding a few shapes on the outer side of the first design.

The final design we arrived at by building further upon the second design.

Outline of the rangoli design was first made with different colors. As you can see, in the second step areas within the boundaries were filled with colored sand. Finally glitters (चमकी) were sprinkled over the rangoli.

Outline of a rangoli design

Outline filled with colored sand

Glitters sprinkled over the rangoli