Wandering through Jayanagar 4th Block

While wandering through Jayanagar 4th Block in Bangalore, we came across various vendors selling these four fruits – Jamun, Panneer, Figs and Plums.

The Jamun (Syzygium cumini). also called Jambul and நாக பழம் (Naga Pazham) in Tamil is a sweet but tart fruit that has a unique taste. It also has a slight astringent effect on the throat. It is one of my favorites.

The Panneer Fruit (Syzygium jambos) also called Rose Apple in English has a smell reminiscent of rosewater.

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Jamun (dark purple, foreground), Panneer fruit (white), plums and figs.

Also being sold was jackfruit. Jackfruit is another of my favorites with its intoxicating smell and sweet, rich flavor.

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Cut jackfruit.

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Uncut jackfruit.

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Fresh vegatables.

After walking all the way to 2nd block, we briefly stopped at a Sari Exhibition being held in one of the wedding halls.

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Ornate sign in Jayanagar 2nd Block.

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Colorful saris at the sari exhibition.

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Sari exhibition.

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Colorful gate.

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Colorful compound wall.

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