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Each of the married kinswomen receives a sri for eating with her and those whose feet she can touch get another cloth each. But this does not permit the newly married wife to touch the food of her Kulna kinsmen.

  • Source: Inden, Ronald B. Marriage and rank in Bengali culture: a history of caste and clan in middle period Bengal. Berkeley ; Los Angeles ; London: University of California Press, 1976.
  • Culture: Bengali
  • Location: Asia