How to make Rangoli colors at home

Want to make Rangoli colors at home; here we are with some tips and ideas to make Rangoli colors at home which are very easy and free from chemicals so that kids at home can also make Rangoli by using these homemade Rangoli colors without any skin related problems.

Homemade Rangoli colors are easy to make and bring new life to your Rangoli. You can made Rangoli colors at home by using organic ingredients available at home to get chemical free Rangoli colors.

Methods to make Rangoli color at home

- To make Yellow Rangoli color Turmeric will be the best choice. Mix Turmeric powder with rice flour or maida (all purpose flour). Besan or chickpea flour can also be used to get pale yellow color.

- Sindoor or vermillion can be used to get maroon Rangoli color. The orange shade sindoor is also available in the market use it to get beautiful orange color.

- Beetroot is the great source to get beautiful magenta color, just peel the beetroot and grind them to get beautiful color mix this paste with maida (all purpose flour).

- To get beautiful red or pink color you can use rose petals, just dry them and grind the dried petals to get beautiful color.

- Dry Orange peels and grind them to get beautiful orange, in the same you can grind dried pomegranate peels or even dries carrots to get beautiful shades of red and orange. You can also grind dry Hibiscus flowers to get red color.

- To get vibrant orange dry Marigold petals and grind them to get vibrant orange.

- Green color can be made from leafy green vegetables or herbs such as mint, coriander, spinach, fenugreek (methi leaves), just dry them and grind to get beautiful shades of green.

- Use lavender or indigo to get beautiful blue.

- To get brown color use cinnamon and other spices.

Tips to decorate Rangoli

- You can dip the rice in these colors to get beautiful colored rice and use them in your Rangoli decoration.
- Place earthen lamps for decorating and illuminating your Rangoli, but remember do not place the diyas randomly place them wisely to enhance the beauty of your Rangoli.
- Place beautiful idols of Lord Ganesha in the centre of Rangoli to make it more beautiful.


  • Do not include your name, "with regards" etc in the comment. Write detailed comment, relevant to the topic.
  • No HTML formatting and links to other web sites are allowed.
  • This is a strictly moderated site. Absolutely no spam allowed.
  • Name: