14 avril 2008

Happy Vishu

Happy Vishu Vishu is an important festival of Kerala which  falls on April 14th. It's the Malayalees New year.At dawn , elderly lady of the family prepares "Vishukani". She arranges silk, coins, gold, rice grains,9 grains called "navadanyam',coconut, arecanut, seasonal fruits & vegetables of Kerala along with yellow konna flowers & betal leaves. The 9 grains / "Navadanyam"  are Nellu (rice grains with husk), Gothambu ( wheat grains), Kadala (Black Channa dal), Ellu( Sesame seeds),... [Lire la suite]
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