hi all, Golu is like a get together where we can expose and share our creativity and ideas. we keep it with some themes every year. This year other than arranging the dolls in 5 steps, we arranged motherhood - we collected bird, animals and human being dolls with their young ones and potrayed that God created mothers since he cant be everywhere. 3 lokas-vaikundam,kailayam and brahma logam. we used cotton, aluminium foil for creating the setup of paarkadal and himalayas different shops for books, furniture, musical instruments and cds, dresses,stationeries, sports goods, lamps and emporiums too.we collected miniatures needed for all these shops. one example could be we took images of books cropped and resized to similar size and pasted in cartons so that it would look like books. we made different pookalams and rangolis. we not only used real flowers and rangoli for this purpose but also plastic flowers, chamkis and stones for decorating it. we tried aarathi plates - decoration in thermocol plates.