Rangoli

Join Winding Snake Productions 2019 Rangoli tour of Wales and India.

Get involved in a day of learning, making, watching and chatting with the Rangoli: Art that Binds team at MOSTYN.

  • Rangoli is an ancient art form traditionally practised by women across the whole of India.
  • Typically, patterns are created on the floor using coloured sand, rice or flowers and are thought to bring good luck.
  • Rangoli are made for Hindu festivals and other special events and the colourful designs represent life, folklore and culture.
  • Different techniques and materials are used to create Rangoli and are specific to regions.
  • Designs are passed down generation to generation, continuing the tradition across the ages.
  • Rangoli is practised by women all ages, religions and social stations across India, bridging social and cultural divides.

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