Navarathri – Add on to the tradition

This year’s Navarathri has drawn to a close. Visitors are traditionally given betel leaves, nut, coconut, manjal and kumum. In the recent years, there are add on’s that are given along with the traditional gifts. Some preferential visitors get special gifts also. Here is the list of items (not limited to)

 Plastic container box & plates in various shapes and sizes, Agarbathi’s,CD’s,Nail polish,Bags,Mixie/grinder covers, Statues of God,Lactocalamine, Spiritual books,Sketch pens, Coluring set(Chinese make), Fancy ear studs, bangles and clips, Kajal,mirror & comb, Misc. articles-cheap Chinese imports, Kubera coins, Pencil & rubber……

Select shops harvest the navarathri gifts demand and sell some special stuff.

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Enjoy reading, walking and listening to carnatic music. Love to write with fountain pen and occassionaly water colour.
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