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Simple kolam with dots

This post will have Diwali rangoli with 6 dots , 8 dots rangoli , 12 dots kolam, 13 dots rangoli and some non-standard dot patterns Lotus kolam with dots for Margazhi or Pongal - also for Diwali.  The lotus rangoli above is with a dot pattern 13 to 1. Draw the simple design at the centre.   Add the four lotuses coloured pink on four sides.   Connect the remaining dots to use them up as shown.  A very beautiful flower rangoli. .  In case you want to draw a single lotus free hand version it is given below .  Two intermediate steps of the lotus rangoli or kolam are shownin the image above.  This lotus design can be drawn for Sankranti muggulu with dots. I  would like to post some simple kolam  with dots ( or simple chukkala muggulu in Telugu )  because I have received  many requests from friends and viewers.  Almost all kolam  I have drawn for Margazhi month are free hand designs.  However I want to limit the number of dots to 15 in this post, to make the rangolis simple so that I can d