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From: Mangala I. Kadaba (mik_at_unx.dec.com)
Date: Mon Apr 13 1998 - 09:33:53 PDT
Monday, April 13, 1998 [Image] [Image] The Financial Sri Ranganathaswamy temple to have [Image] Express world's largest tapestry [Image] [Image] SRIRANGAM: A Rs30 lakh mega project to [Image] Latest News create 3000 tapestries of the world [Image] famous 237-feet temple tower [Image] (Rajagopuram) of Sri Ranganathaswamy Express temple, Srirangam, was launched by Investment Tiruchirapalli district collector K. Week Rajaraman here today. The Tiruchi [Image] Innovative Ladies United Needle Work Market Association (TILUNA), president Usha Indicators Sridhar, who is undertaking the task, [Image] said each tapestry would measure four feet by 2 1/2 feet. About 150 ladies Screen would be engaged in the task which when [Image] completed, would form a single piece measuring 25,000 Sq feet, she added, Express reports UNI. Computers [Image] She said the work would not just be a feat to enter the Guinness Book of Travel World Records, but would also be an & Tourism expression of the rich traditions of [Image] the country's culture and spiritualism. Mrs G. K. Krishnaveni, secretary of Advertisers TILUNA, said the cost of the project Forum would be met by Coats India Ltd, Madurai and from contributions by the [Image] public.