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Chatta-Mundu: Traditional Syrian Christian women’s attire slips into oblivion

By Sanu George Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 3 (IANS): With even the saree becoming a rarity in Kerala, the traditional Syrian Christian women’s attire referred to as ‘chatta and mundu’ has virtually disappeared into oblivion. The feature of this sartorial product is that it’s stitched in spotlessly white cotton cloth and, unlike the saree, there is not a single visible portion of ...

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