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Living with Multiple Myeloma in Hyderabad , India . Random musings .

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Shopping for Diya’s

Diwali is just a few days away.
Time to shop for Diya’s.
These temporary shops in Hydernagar, adjacent to the highway, have lots of beautiful Terracota stuff including diya’s in various patterns and designs.
I can spend an hour watching each one of the items there.
Handicrafts have a special place in my heart.


The creativity,  patience of the craftsmen,  detailing on the objects , the colours  and most importantly , the fact that they are made of clay from Mother Earth is what attracts me to them.