Jamans in Lahore

Now that the Jamans are disappearing from the trees and streets, it is time to remember them and wait for the next monsoon for their arrival.

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One response to “Jamans in Lahore

  1. I remember the cry of “jumoo raaa” by street vendors in the walled city of the 50’s. He would shake the jamans in an earthen pot after sprinkling salt over them. The skin of the jamans would be disfigured and thus softened. I miss the “jumooo raa” .

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