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... as it did in other parts of India and (the then known) world. It is during these times when this region became susceptible to take-over by the Chola dynasties.
The French did not really occupy this area until late 1600s and remained until just after the Indian independence in 1947. The French legacy remains however in the smaller parts of town as noted in the previous chapter. The French were actually preceded by many other European ...
... acoustic guitar is produced, candles are lit and someone hangs some fairy lights. Everyone is talking over each other with no worse culprit than Liam (Sun Leopard) who becomes agitated and resentful when not the epicentre of attention. An Italian chap is talking about how he must return to Milan to attend a court case and just as is starts to get interesting Liam starts singing Happiness Is A Warm Gun very loudly until he thinks of some other topic of conversation about ...
... but we took a miss on this. Back to the train station, shuffled the stuff in our bags while Diane watched the rats running into the corners. Early tuk-tuk ride to the airport and hung out until the plane left. The flight back to Chennai went fine but the connecting flight to Bangalore was 90 minutes late, which put us at our hotel room well after midnight. A VERY quick shower, off to bed and slept until the alarm went off at 04:30 -- ...
... their temples. I mean, anything can be a temple for these guys. I've seen a crack in a rock where someone has put a statue of a deity so it's become a holy place. Caves or trees or simply a carving which has been painted red with the powder used for tikkas, all of these places can be considered holy and Hindus worship them. You often see shrines in peoples homes or outside, lining the road.
But this bad ...
... do it with humour and good grace, it will go a long way to making it easier for you and you will enjoy the experience much more.
Try and keep some good humour and grace for the shop keepers, they will hound you down the street, come see my shop, I give you good price, special price, first customer discount, you name it, they will say it to sell you something, the nice man who appears out of thin air and is ...