A worker transporting goods in his tricycle. Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A worker transporting goods in his tricycle. Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
A worker transporting goods in his tricycle. Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A street vendor sharpening a scissor in his portable sharpening wheel, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A street vendor sharpening a scissor  in his portable sharpening wheel, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
I had photographed him a few years back and happy to see him continuing the profession which is very rare in these days; and happy to see he’s having continuous business too.

A street vendor sharpening a scissor in his portable sharpening wheel, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A street vendor selling garlic in his push cart by the street corner, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A street vendor selling garlic in his push cart by the street corner, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
A street vendor selling garlic in his push cart by the street corner, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A Javvu Mittai (Jaggery Candy) seller blowing his small horn to get attention, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A Javvu Mittai (Jaggery Candy) seller blowing his small horn to get attention, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
Javvu Mittai is traditionally so popular where the seller can use the elastic nature of the candy and would make various shapes like wrist-watch and neck chains, etc.

A Javvu Mittai (Jaggery Candy) seller blowing his small horn to get attention, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A sugar cane juice seller is crushing the sugar canes in his machine, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A sugar cane juice seller is crushing the sugar canes in his machine, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
A sugar cane juice seller is crushing the sugar canes in his machine, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A young man selling bags of sugar candies, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A young man selling bags of sugar candies, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
They always carry a bell to draw kids’ attention and to invite them.

A young man selling bags of sugar candies, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A tailor at work with a helper, stitching bags for sale, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A tailor at work with a helper, stitching bags for sale, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
A tailor at work with a helper, stitching bags for sale, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A street vendor selling bangles by the street, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A street vendor selling bangles by the street, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
A street vendor selling bangles by the street, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A street scene in front of an old temple, Puthu Mandapam, Madurai, India.

A street scene in front of an old temple, Puthu Mandapam, Madurai, India.
A street scene in front of an old temple, Puthu Mandapam, Madurai, India.

A street vendor selling toys and masks, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A street vendor selling toys and masks, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
A street vendor selling toys and masks, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A passenger telling his route to the rickshaw man,Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A passenger telling his route to the rickshaw man, 
Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
A passenger telling his route to the rickshaw man, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A strayed calf, probably on a lookout for food. Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A strayed calf, probably on a lookout for food. Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
Cows straying on street is a common sight in Indian streets but this strayed calf caught my attention in a busy street with some emotion.

A strayed calf, probably on a lookout for food. Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A mini van driver awaiting by the street, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A mini van driver awaiting by the street, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
A mini van driver awaiting by the street, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A woman street vendor selling hair bands, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

A woman street vendor selling hair bands, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
She would have hoped to sell the entire bag before end of the day, I guess. Woman in the background was at her tea stall, reading a paper.

A woman street vendor selling hair bands, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

Young women selling mosquito netted crib for babies by the roadside, Madurai, Tami Nadu, India

Young women selling mosquito netted crib for babies by the roadside, Madurai, India
Young women selling mosquito netted crib for babies by the roadside, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

Tailors at work in an old temple hall amidst sculptures, Puthu Mandapam, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

Tailors at work in an old temple hall amidst sculptures, Puthu Mandapam, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
This hall was built around 1600s as an annexure to the popular Meenakshi Amman temple.

Tailors at work in an old temple hall amidst sculptures, Puthu Mandapam, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

An old man offering a garland to the huge Nandi statue at Puthumandapam junction, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

An old man offering a garland to the huge Nandi statue at Puthumandapam junction, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
An old man offering a garland to the huge Nandi statue at Puthumandapam junction, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

An young parrot-astrologer by the street, waiting for his customers, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

An young parrot-astrologer by the street, waiting for his customers, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
An young parrot-astrologer by the street, waiting for his customers, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India