|Sale of Colour Kola Podi at Peak|
24th December 2013
- Pavala Rajesh Kumar Jeyabalan
Sale of Colour Kola Podi at Peak
Margazhi - The month of Colour Kolam begins on 16th December 2013, Monday. Many Sivakasians draw kolams with colour kola powder. Sivakasi Kola podi traders, who sell the colour podi are the most sought during Margazhi month of Tamil calendar and Pongal Festival. Sivakasians eagerly picked up their favorite colour kola podis. A trader near New Road, Muttai Kadai said sivakasiweekly.com that, we are engaged in selling eggs and vathals, as it is Margali month we start concentrating on the sale of colour kola podi also. We have 18 different colour kolam powders. The sale of kola podi is at peak, he added. In Sivakasi colour kola podi pocket price ranges from Rs.3 to Rs.8 per pocket. It is expected that, the demand for the colour kolam powder will be sustained till the dawn of Chithirai and reach peak on the eve of Pongal Festival.