Outside of my house this morning the women gathered to make chilli powder. This is neither a quick or silent process and it took the majority of the day for them to systematically pound everything into a deep red sand. The chilli powder and the days are hot here, 38 degrees and up.
Recipe for Bombay chilli powder
Get dried chillies.
Pound them all day.
Take turns with your friends.
Use the powder to make some sort of ambiguous gravy, preferably chilli flavored.
Call it curry.
Laugh at foreigners.