Govinda Aala Re.
The pyramids, Mumbaikars make to break the pot full of dahi can be an Olympic sport. However, the not so athletic mob that follows the pot breakers is like the people who run the various sport bodies in India. Drunk, uncouth, smelly and the world's most dangerous molesters of women.
Janmashtami is not a "dry day" in Maharashtra. Here's a list of dry days for the state for retail outlets.
1) 26 th January (Republic Day) 2) 30 th January (Martyer's Day) 3) 1 st May (Maharashtra Day) 4) Ashadi Ekadashi 5) 15 th August (Independence Day) 6) Anant Chaturdashi 7) Two day's in prohibition week that is to say the 2nd October & 8th October 8) Kartiki Ekadashi
Some years back, I watched Lage Raho Munnabhai in a theater in Bangalore and there was a joke about Dry Days and no one in the audience understood the joke.