Onam Pookalam Designs and Ideas 2013
It is not hard to find top onam pookalam designs for this festival. Pookalam (floral carpet) or floral designs are an integral colorful part of the great festival Onam. This festival is celebrated in Kerala with much splendor and beauty. The beautiful Floral Designs are named as pookalam and it preserves the traditional values of Kerala.
Today it is common to design with colorful flowers that showcase a unique sense of aestheticism. If you go online, you can easily find Onam pookalam designs 2011. But here is a collection of hand-picked designs that will definitely help you to design your own floral patterns.
Traditionally, pookalam is created using natural flowers. With the rise of modern ideas there has been a significant change in the medium used for this art. The accelerated increase in the number of Pookkalam competitions led to the use of artificial materials, specially colored powders. Today,artificial colors and leaves have become an unbeatable part of the Pookkalam, though they are not allowed in most of the pookalam competitions.