Computing, Libraries, Tennis, India & other interests of Vikas Kamat
|Mourning a Friend of India|| |
| Today, while browsing BBC, I learnt that Chantal Boulanger-Maloney died earlier this year.|
She was an early admirer of Kamat's Potpourri (that's how I'd interacted with her) and great friend of India. Goddesses in Indian culture fascinated her and she spent may years in India studying temples, women, and especially sarees.
In her last years she worked to establish a "Museum of Unstitched Cloth" exhibiting such attire as turbans, lungi (mundu), dhoti, and of course varieties of sarees.
Saris and Temples Exhibit at BBC
Chantal Boulanger-Maloney's Website
Sari Varieties -- Different ways of draping the Indian Sari; includes pictures of sari wearing styles.
|(Comments Disabled for Now. Sorry!)||First Written: Wednesday, June 01, 2005|
Last Modified: 6/1/2005 11:24:47 PM
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