RANGOLIS: Beautiful designs welcome visitors on New Year’s Day (gallery)

Published: January 1, 2013

Indian women draw rangolis in front of homes early in the morning with a beautiful motif to welcome relatives and friends to mark the New Year.


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Indian women apply coloured powder to their 'rangolis', a Hindu ritual design, in front of their homes in Hyderabad on Jan. 1, 2013. Rangolis are drawn in front of homes early in the morning with a beautiful motif to welcome relatives and friends to mark the New Year. Noah Seelam/AFP/Getty Images

 


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