|Chettinad House, outside and inside|
|Crafts on sale||A village street|
One street has different kinds of houses along the sides, with a crafts museum inside one of them.
|A weaver demonstraing his craft||Beautiful hand-woven saris|
|An interesting game, the idea being to break the vase while blindfolded. The "winner" gets dowsed with water from the broken vase.|
There were several families -- or one really big one -- having a great time there, playing games together.
|An Aiyannar shrine||Syrian-Christian House from Kerala|
It makes for a pleasant stroll, mostly in the shade as well as a look at some of the local, non-official architecture. Thirty minutes after leaving Dakshina Chitra, we arrived in Mamallapuram.
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