Make your own coloured sand. Vibrant and fun for all sorts of sand art projects like Rangoli patterns and sand bottles.
Gorgeous rangoli patterns for Diwali, made with DIY colored salt
diwali paper lantern
Create Rangoli using coloured salt, glue and paper plates. With instructions on how to colour the salt! And a link to Lakshmi Mantras to listen to while working... From Cathy James
Hindi terms for a few common animals
Diwali - Festival of Lights history and traditions http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iP036c5iKHU=related
Rangoli Coloring Pages for studying India
Multicultural paper dolls
girl drawing rangoli pattern
For Blossoms: offer shapes, which they can trace around/glue down to make their own patterns; then place glue on shape and sprinkle colored salt or glitter on top.