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The Saree Saga

I am a south Indian by birth, a Konkani from Karnataka to be precise. Now, as most GSB konkanis would understand, we are not the typical Dravidians that every South Indian is expected to be, add to that the fact that I was raised across Gujarat for the better part of my life, which means sambar-anna is not my preferred cuisine, and rajnikant/ raj kumar is not my favorite hero. 1,565 more words

காஞ்சிபுரத்துக் காற்று

தமிழில் என் முதல் பயணக் குறிப்பு.. சென்று வந்து ஒரு மாதத்திற்கும் மேல் கடந்துவிட்ட ஒரு பயணத்தைப் பற்றிய பதிவு.. பொதுவாக பயணங்கள் பற்றிய பதிவுகளை ஆங்கிலத்தில் பதிபவன் ஏன் இதற்கு மட்டும் தமிழ் என்று யோசிக்கலாம்..


The silk story

A mobile photo. Shot a bunch of men working on weaving silk sarees in Kanchipuram. I will post the whole bunch below.

Working on the shuttle which invariably makes the silk… 29 more words

Little known gem of Kanchipuram

I was not aware of the Vaikunta Perumal Temple of Kanchipuram till now. If you are amazed by the Kailasnatha temple, you will be stunned by Vaikunta Perumal temple. 110 more words

My Bangladeshi Wedding: Gaye Holud Part II - Our looks and attires


For our Holud, I decided to stick to traditional. The saree is the national dress for Bangladeshi women, and as I had decided to wear lehengas on both my wedding and wedding reception, it was a perfectly fitting option for the holud. 1,325 more words


583 kanchipuram to madurandhagam via-chengalpet

route : kanchipuram to madurandhagam
via : chengalpet,padalam
regn : tn-21-n-0886
depot : madurandagam