Kolu Competition 2012
Pattani (peas) sundal
You don’t have to wait till the end of the year to have this delicious sundal – try using some dried peas and you will have a sundal ready for this Navarathri festival... more
Kolu, Deepavali contest prizes distributed
It was gala time once again at the Accord Metropolitan as chennailivenews.com invited the prize winners of the Kolu and Deepavali contests to personally collect their valuable prizes... more
Kolu contest prize distribution ceremony
We are happy to announce that the Navarathri Kolu competition prize distribution ceremony would be held at The Accord Metropolitan hotel in Chennai on November 16, Friday, at 2.30 p.m.... more
Kolu Competition 2012 winners
Chennailivenews.com is very happy to announce the winners of 2012’s Kolu competition – we have stretched ourselves to provide 13 prizes as we had so many remarkable entries... more
Story-telling time for Sundari-Vembu
You can learn a whole lot of Hindu mythology from the Kolu that has been set up by Sundari-Vembu who have a rich collection of dolls, including rare ones like porcelain Dasavatharam... more
3 mountains adorn Karthikeyan Kolu
In addition to the traditional Kolu, we have set up a Kailasa Malai set – this reaches to almost the top of the traditional Kolu – with Lord Shiva sitting there, says Karthikeyan... more
Geetha’s tribute to her mother
Geetha displays in her Kolu massive dolls that she inherited and collected over the years, hand-made dolls of Nayanmars and Alwars made by her friend and also beadwork by her late mother... more
Babu’s handmade Santhome Church
Apart from the 5-step, traditional Kolu, I took 20 days to complete a handmade model of the Santhome Church that is found near Mylapore as an added attraction... more
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