Pookutty Paati’s Grand-Daughter !

Pookutty - Jasmine flowers

Pookutty Paati’s Grand-Daughter is my mother Vedavalli. Remembering my great grandmother and Amma’s favourite activity of stringing flowers.

Postcards from Madurai

This is the ancient city that Kannagi burnt down because the King wrongly accused her husband Kovalan… It’s steeped in history and yes known for the world famous Meenakshi temple and a food lovers paradise. Murugan Idli shop originated here, the rocket dosa was invented here and what is probably not known to many outside … Read more