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
, T-shirts and half-sleeves have now been completely banned," Vaishali district magistrate Rachna Patil told the media on Saturday.
The cloth is made into sarees, caps or dhotis
as well as more modern garments such as dresses.
Leaders of all hues are out there -- carefully lifting their white trousers and dhotis to trek though all that slush.
During the tour, the former wore a white dhoti and white sports shoes.
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.
Masaba showed saris, jumpsuits, dhotis
with tops and jackets, in handloom silk and cotton.
The show presented a gorgeous selection of sarees and dhotis
The Tamil Nadu unit of the Congress organised various programmes, including distribution of sarees and dhotis
for poor people.
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.