Picture of the Day: ‘Pateeli’ Towers

Posted on December 14, 2006
Filed Under >Owais Mughal, Food, Photo of the Day, Society
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This photograph is from a pots and pans vendor in Jodia Bazar Karachi.

Jodia Bazar is a whole sale market where one can buy anything imaginable under the sky. I however, could never imagine that a consumer today has so much choice of sizes available while selecting a ‘pateeli’ (pot). I guess, all the better for food-lovers like us.
Looking at this photo a couplet comes to my mind which goes like this:

katoray pe katora;
beta baap se bhi gora

Photo copyrights Mr. Iqbal Khatri. Reproduced here with his permission. You can view more photos from Iqbal Khatri here.

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6 responses to “Picture of the Day: ‘Pateeli’ Towers”

  1. shirazi says:

    I love this. I want this. Words ‘pateeli(a)’ and ‘degki(a) say it all. Nice post.

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