Home Festivals & Functions Aadipoora Maha Bramotsavam Maavilakku. Maavilakku. One main form of expressive devotion. Maa Vilakku (Rice Flour Lamp) is made during special occasions such as aadi velli,purattasi sani, thai month, karthigai deepam etc
First rinse the raw rice twice, and soak it in water for 1 hour. Drain water completely and then spread the raw rice in a soft towel and allow it to dry say for 30-45mins.It will be slightly moist only.
Grind it to a fine powder in a mixie in batches.Then sieve it. If you find small balls break and sieve it.