mangalsutra

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mangalsutra

(ˌmæŋɡəlˈsʊtrə)
n
(Jewellery) a necklace worn by a Hindu woman to signify that she is married
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Best known for promoting fusion music in South India, Balabhaskar was a child prodigy on the violin and had directed the music of his first movie 'Mangalya Pallakk' at the age of 17.
It was found out that the paintings were owned by Mafatlal Dyes and Chemicals and Mangalya Trading and Investments, a part of the Mafatlal Group, However, as the defunct company is yet to settle the dues with creditors and employees, the paintings were assets of the company and couldn't be owned by any member of the Mafatlal family.
"But under the current value (of gold), the value of their wedding ring and mangalya soothra itself would be much more than the new allocation which is not adequate," he said.