The Mylapore Trio — S. Surendranath, S. Amarnath and S. Aparna of Sri Sumukhi Rajasekharan Memorial Foundation conducted the ninth Navarathri Kolu Paddhathi on October 6 at Mandavelipakkam. S. Surendranath explained the nuances of arrangements, decorations, themes, painting, gardening, packing and preservation, hospitality, traditional attire, art and craft, and significance of Kolu.

Over 20 women attended the workshop.

The Trio will be putting up a grand, thematic Kolu at Sri Meenakshi Amman Temple, Madurai, this year. People are also invited to view the Kolu at their home with prior intimation from October 28 to November 4. The theme is Maamayilai Thiru Allikkeni Naanmaadakoodal Kandene.