Also known as palm wine, an alcoholic beverage made from the sap of toddy palm trees.
Toddy Term Timeline in Kanthapura
The timeline below shows where the term Toddy appears in Kanthapura. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...part, this is because they drink much of their money away with the “white frothy toddy” and spend the rest on “marriages and deaths and festivals and caste-dinners” and finer food... (full context)
...approaches them on a bridge and warns them that they may not go to the toddy grove. Moorthy thanks the Inspector and continues, claiming that “he would follow [the Congress’s instructions]... (full context)
The next Tuesday, the villagers gather in the temple and again march to picket the toddy shops. Along their way, various people ask about their purposes; at the Skeffington Estate, they... (full context)
...compromising many of the pilgrims’ initial conditions: Gandhians have to pay revenues and stop boycotting toddy shops, and “everything they say, will be as before.” Yet “nothing an ever be the... (full context)