Naan Bakery, Little India Singapore - Travel wall art prints by Edwin Datoc Gallery

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All artwork is printed on Fine Art Exhibition paper with archival inkjet pigment and hand cut to size. Only the finest quality professional grade materials are used to ensure the highest quality product that will stand the test of time. All prints are signed by Edwin Datoc

Naan Bakery, Little India Singapore

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Naan bread is just an insipid-looking lump of dough made with flour, water, salt and sugar. Originating in the Chennai region of Southern India centuries ago, its popularity has reached Malaysia, Singapore and beyond. What makes the prata special is the dramatic stretching and snapping of the dough. With almost instinctive movement, a skilled prataman pulls, flips and manipulates the oil-brushed dough into a thin veil before folding and frying it on a hot kavi(griddle) until golden.

Little India is known for its traditional Indian restaurants, especially along Serangoon Road and Race Course Road. The busy streets are filled with malls, jewellery stores and tailor shops. The landmark Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple is embellished with colourful statues of Hindu deities. Jalan Besar is a small hip area with quirky cafes serving specialty coffee and inventive modern cuisine.