Varalakshmi Vratham~वरलक्ष्मी व्रत - Celebration of Varalakshimi Vratam
Women tidy their home, keep it clean. The front yard is decorated with rangolis [colorful design drawn on the floor]. They wear beautiful clothes and deck themselves up with jewelry. Married women perform the puja and invite neighboring ladies in the evening to receive offerings. Devotional songs are sung in praise of the deity.