Pumpkins at the vegetable market near the Meenakshi Temple.
Tamil Nadu is known for their vegetarian kitchen resorting from a long tradition.
Pumpkin Halwa (sweets) , Sweet Pumpkin Curry
A pumpkin smashed on the street will wipe away the evil eye. (new houses, business ..),
and cures from deseases resorting from the evil eye described in old Vedic scriptions.
It is advisable to eat vegetarian here in Tamil Nadu as the weather is rather hot and you get easily intoxicated by eating too much of protein , certainly mutton, that can result in skin-ulcers.
You will come to know that you are a TAMILIAN if you feel proud to have Pizza and coke as your favorite food (even if u don’t like them actually) ........