Madras High Court Judge Justice D Hariparanthaman was recently denied entry into the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association Club recently for wearing a dhoti.
When he alighted from his official car at the club premises to participate in a book release function organised by T S Arunachalam, a former Chief Justice of the Madras High Court, club staff told him that he could not enter the premises wearing a dhoti.
In the early Indic period, men of the Konkan coast and Deccan plateau wore a loincloth (kashti), a short loin wrap (kapod), a long lungi or a simple dhoti
The cloth is made into sarees, caps or dhotis
as well as more modern garments such as dresses.
The men strut their stuff for Gitanjali Menz Collection in printed dhotis
and attire designed by Raghavendra Rathore, adorned by tagdis or bejewelled ruby and emerald belts.
Boys clad in traditional Dhotis
and Kurtas at the academy are trained with both the traditional Indian native wooden bows and international standard kits for national and international competitions.
We have ordered 1,000 tonne of rice besides dry food, tarpaulin sheets, dhotis
, saris and children's garments for the affected villages," he said.
The show presented a gorgeous selection of sarees and dhotis
Leaders of all hues are out there -- carefully lifting their white trousers and dhotis
to trek though all that slush.
The Prices of imported edible oils, mustard oils and coconut oil and manufactured goods category items like, dhotis
, sarees, ceiling fans and cotton cloth prices were also dropped during the week.
Masaba showed saris, jumpsuits, dhotis
with tops and jackets, in handloom silk and cotton.
The Tamil Nadu unit of the Congress organised various programmes, including distribution of sarees and dhotis
for poor people.