Archive for January, 2009

Joman - Mudhha Pongal, Vado and more

Joman – Mudhha Pongal, Vado and more - 26 Comments

January 22, 2009 | General

Rava Kesari,Muddha Pongal,Vado,Idli,Coffee for breakfast followed by a heavy nine course meals with Pasam as dessert for lunch…Joman, Joman, Joman … Our community is famous for frequent get together. We like good food, rich in taste and calories too! That’s one of our weaknesses, maybe. When w [...]
Abhiyum Naanum Review

Abhiyum Naanum Review - No Comments

January 20, 2009 | Entertainment

Recently I saw the Tamil Movie, Abhiyum Naanum. The story revolves around a small family of father, mother and daughter. These Characters are portrayed by actors Prakashraj, Aishwarya and Trisha. Kudos to the director, Radhamohan who has once again made a decent movie worthwhile seeing with the fami [...]

Sourashtra Songs - 91 Comments

January 13, 2009 | Music

Thanks to Vishvesh Obla for this POP song in Sourashtra. His comments on the song: ” This is a folk song in Sourashtra Language that used to be sung in Sourashtra (I found it Dr.Ucida Norihiko’s book ‘Oral Literature of the Sourashtrans’). I was struck by the liveliness of it [...]

Electricity Problem in Tamilnadu - 2 Comments

January 11, 2009 | Business

For the past one year or even more, the availability of Electricity in Tamilnadu has been inadequate, to put it mildly. The T.N.E.B. has been struggling to cope with the crisis without acknowledging the real situation till about Middle of 2008. Whollo Whollo representation Keri, Pressure Diyether (f [...]

Sourashtra Community Contributors - 3 Comments

January 11, 2009 | General

Namaskar, We are looking for contributors who would like to join the panel of Blogging Group. Thunga Interest rhiyadhi moga contact keruvo. Email thadduvo. Askithengo Vishwas Thura CRV [...]
Message from the Editor - Kaladhar Babu

Message from the Editor – Kaladhar Babu - 51 Comments

January 11, 2009 | General

Askithengo Namaskar! Mee, Musuvathy Krishnamoorthy Kaladhar Babu, will be in this column to share thoughts, ideas, and news and, in general, articles of interest for visitors to this website, The articles are open for comments and constructive criticisms. Ikka Ikka thumi sangosunki t [...]
Message from the founder

Message from the founder - 69 Comments

January 9, 2009 | General

Namaskar, This is C. R. Venkatesh and I am launching this blog today. Owra thenga kuchi onta elley blog dedicate kerirya, Sourashtra i.e. Palkar community blog. I have been wanting to do this since a long time but now I have found good support from people in our community and we will make this a ... [...]



Sourashtra or “Sourashtras” refer to a community of people who originated from Gujarat and now settled in different parts of Tamilnadu.They are also called as Palkars or in Tamil as Pattunulkarars which refers to the silk thread workers.