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... the largest functioning temple in the world (Anchor Watt being the largest non functioning temple) The Srirangam temple complex is composed of 7 concentric walled sections and 21 gopuram. The gopuram of the temple is called the Rajagopuram and is 236 feet (72 m) tall, the tallest in Asia
We worked our way through the first gopuram tower from the south toward the inner sanctum just as a bus load ...
... under a roofed area where it gives out “blessings” in the form of a trunk touch. In return the owners get a “donation” in the form of fat stacks of cash. While we were there the elephant was paraded around in the heat and on the oven hot stonework. Next was a tree wrapped in coloured strips of cloth. This obviously related to the statues of the guy with a tree growing out of his head, but we couldn't be bothered finding out how. Is it literal or ...
... of available floor space, and those that didn’t find any floor space were standing. Dianne ended up sharing her one, narrow seat with one of servicewomen, which was none too comfortable. Murray remained solo for a while, then shared with a young man, who eventually gave it up to a small boy, who wasn't too thrilled with sharing with a Faringhi.
There were women and kids sitting on the floor around us, and Murray was sitting uncomfortably with one ...
... a sauce, and you need something to put it on, but Murray is OK with just eating the chicken out of the sauce, not too bad, but a bit spicy.
The French woman is eating alone because her husband is crook. They come to India twice a year (26 times so far) and have bought bikes and are riding them around for a couple of weeks, then will sell them and go home. It's hard for them to find decent food on the road, and they have to eat to ride, so it is pretty ...
... thirst-quencher lunch.
After a rest I joined the crowds in the streets around sunset, when people are returning from work, or heading out to do some shopping. It feels a little like the Southern European post siesta “passagiata” but a bit more busy and chaotic. Indians are great shoppers and snackers, so I fitted right in!
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