Family women grinding grains by mortar and pestle | Tamil hill village picture

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UploadedJuly 1, 2013
TakenMarch 20, 2011
MakeCanon
ModelCanon PowerShot G11
Exposure1/160 sec at f/4
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length9.784 mm
ISO80
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In town and even villages I saw these heavy, beautifully chiseled grinding stones tossed aside. Sometimes used to anchor a cow leash or other alternative uses as most moved to use the electric mixy or south Indian dedicated food processors (for Idly rice dough).

Still few use it and taking their quality time, daughter, mom and grandma. The technique is challenging... I've tried, won many laughs and gained much sweat.

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Family women at work, grinding grains by mortar and pestle | Tamil hill village picture

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