Travels in India

  • The Lotus

    Lotus flowers are a very common sight in southern India, where I currently am. We often see lotus ponds when driving around and the flowers are a popular offering when conducting prayers at the temples. People can buy the flowers from local markets, such as the famous Madurai flower market or from vendors just outside the temples.

  • Thirubuvanam Silk Sarees

    There are many saree styles produced across India, ranging from pure silk to pure cotton with many blends in between. The styles and quality vary g...