In India, there are many traditions that are part of the culture and are visible every day in Pondicherry.
Kolams are a perfect example. This tradition originates from South India and is a sort of art. The drawings done every day on doorsteps are common in Pondicherry landscape. This tradition as the one of flower garlands used by Indian women in their hair are passed down from mother to daughters which allows those technics to go through time and stay rooted in the culture.
Mehendi is an Indian tradition that developed in other area of the world and lots of people know these patterns drawn with henna on women’s hands and feet.
To get immersed in this traditional culture, SITA is offering you to discover Indian arts through workshops available on demands. It is the perfect opportunity to learn a bit more about India!