About Rangoli

Rangoli is an art form, originating in the Indian subcontinent, in which patterns are created on the floor or the ground using materials such as colored rice, dry flour, colored sand or flower petals.

The purpose of rangoli is decoration, and it is thought to bring good luck. Design depictions may also vary as they reflect traditions, folklore, and practices that are unique to each area. It is traditionally done by girls or women. Generally, this practice is showcased during occasions such as festivals, auspicious observances, marriage celebrations and other similar milestones and gatherings. In Nepal, Colorful rangoli are made from dyes and are lit up at night outside peoples homes and businesses.

Street Play


  1. 1. Only one participant is allowed on stage.
  2. 2. Maximum 2 helpers can provide backstage support or music.
  3. 3. No restrictions on the use of props. Marks will be awarded on their creative use and not number.
  4. 4. The plot should be original. Copied act will be disqualified.
  5. 5. Decision of judges will be final and absolute.
  6. 6. Time Limit : 5-8 minutes