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pancha (pänˑ·ch),

n in Sanskrit, five.
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There was no bylaw in the TNCA, which banned wearing of dhoti in its campus.
Madras High Court Judge Justice D Hariparanthaman was recently denied entry into the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association Club recently for wearing a dhoti.
The MLA who has visited 12 foreign countries wearing dhoti, said when he returns to India, he would talk to both state and central government leaders and officials to initiate steps to familiarise the officials in foreign countries about the importance of dhoti for a Keralite, especially in Gulf countries, where the large chunk of expatriates from Kerala live.
Again a long shawl is seen around his upper torso and a dhoti on his lower body.
For young designer Sonaakshi Raaj, a few designs stood out like a clear net cape with a black embroidered collar, the dhoti pants with sexy front slits and a beaded fringe shrug worn over a black sequins low- cut top.
The dhoti can no longer be described as a common Indian citizen's dress.
Suddenly, here was a lithe Indian man, totally at home in his skin, who seemed to have worn a dhoti all his life.
The colour palette swung from a soft cream to a vivid red and the silhouettes included everything, from flapper dresses to glittering shirts with dhoti pants, styled with pretty headbands and long hanging tassel earrings.
The actor, who was sporting stylish suits in films such as "Billa" and "Mankatha", will be seen in dhoti in "Veeram.
4 ( ANI ): An Indian was stopped from entering the Dubai Metro recently, apparently for wearing a dhoti.
Dhoti pants, asymmetrical kurta s and jackets for both men and women were part of the strong range.
Tenders are invited for Procurement of 315MVA ICT marshelling box main AC Supply contactor, old cotton dhoti and Thermal/L Relays for utilization at 400kV S/Stn Bawana.