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Madurai: Handloom weavers from Saurashtra query govt toughen

Madurai: Handloom weavers from Saurashtra query govt toughen

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No longer too a ways from the coronary heart of Madurai city, is Krishnapuram Colony, which furthermore goes by the establish Weaver’s Colony, a reference to the main vocation of these settled there. The community of handloom weavers hails from Saurashtra, which is the peninsular declare of Gujarat, that covers practically one-third of the western Indian declare. The community from Saurashtra migrated to Tamil Nadu about 400 years previously and has made cultural capital of Tamil Nadu their house.  Having entirely assimilated into Tamil custom and traditions, they are practically indistinguishable from the inhabitants here, talking in Madurai Tamil and dressed like americans who’ve belonged here for ages. On the opposite hand, the community’s connect wit...