1. Dum dum dum Bōgi is about Theo and his family’s take on Bōgi. As Theo and his little siblings are bonding with their appā over a bed time story, appā shares how he used to celebrate Bōgi as a kid and the meaning of Bōgi to curious little ears. This beautiful interracial family living in a different part of the world, go on to reimagine how they can observe the occasion in a heartwarming, creative, and contextual expression of Bōgi. All the while, to the beats of the bōgi drum.
2. Uluuluulu Pongal follows K and the events of Pongal day in her multicultural home. The story highlights and normalizes all the best parts of the festival: intergenerational family, colorful clothes, kōlam, Pongal pot, sugarcane, banana leaves, Pongal food, friends, large gatherings, and our favorite – kulavai (the sound of ululation)!
The full story is repeated twice – first half in Tamil +English transliterations followed by English.You will find your kids connect and engage with both the words & images.