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On the use of eeya pathram

From: Kasturi Varadarajan (kvaradar_at_cs.uiowa.edu)
Date: Wed Aug 30 2000 - 10:32:51 PDT

dear friends,
   The practice of making rasam/sattramudhu in eeya-paathram (lead
vessel) is I think fairly common practice in srivaishnava 
households. Given the harmful nature of lead, I wonder how safe
this practice is. If any of you has done some study/research of
this or has some informed opinion, I would very much like to
hear from you.

   Apologies in advance if this is not a suitable topic for this
list.

-Kasturi




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