OLD INDIAN CURRENCY SYSTEM..
Phootie Cowrie to Cowrie
Cowrie to Damri
Damri to Dhela
Dhela to Pie
Pie to to Paisa
Paisa to Rupya
256 Damri = 192 Pie = 128 Dhela = 64 Paisa (old) = 16 Anna = 1 Rupya
Now u know how some of the Indian sayings originated..
ek 'phooti cowrie' Nahin doonga...
'dhele' ka kaam nahin karti hamari bahu...
chamdi jaye par 'damdi' na jaye...
'pie pie' ka hisaab rakhna...
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