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What a great day!! The flower markets were amazing and so glad we didn't go earlier as apparently it's even busier ... Everyone buying their flowers for worship and celebrations. Men straining up the flowers, their hands move so fast Off to another temple .... Was a big temple !! Sri Meenakshi temple ...dating back to 1600s ..its outer walls 1216. …
Bus tripped to the train station. Through the country side and busy busy small towns. The station is an experience, everyone sits on the ground or lays. We are feeling special in the "upper class waiting room" ...not that its upper class but better than sitting on the ground. We have 3 hours to kill here as our bus is taking our ...
... throngs of pilgrims milling around streets of dust, smoke, steam and colour. We need to visit a number of guesthouses before we find one with a vacancy, and we check in relieved as it’s now almost midnight. Our room has a jaundiced television set, broken ceiling fan, squat toilet and when I look under the bed I find the sink that is missing from the bathroom wall. A clammy restless night is brought to an early conclusion when the hotel ‘boy’ - an octogenarian ...
... Harijans to use the roads around the temples and won.
Gandhi also gave the people the charka, the spinning wheel he's often depicted or photographed with. He thought that with it, people who had no work for a part of the year would learn to be self sufficient and to help themselves out of poverty by making their own clothing. It's iconic now and was even used in earlier versions of the Indian National Flag until ...
... to my house", on the floor below " a carpet of the finest silk? Little ones not too expensive", then down another floor to "lovely jewelery in silver or gold!" All the while the owner was hovering, assuring us that there was no pressure to buy! We still had to run the gauntlet of pashminas, silk scarves, silk saris, baby elephants, pretty boxes and more. It was quite tiring trying to think up original excuses why not to buy!
RK was, as ...