Sunday is shopping day for Puducherry residents and, of course, for tourists too.
It is the day when the market, famous for cheap rates, is open with a wide variety of products, including textiles, electronic products, fancy items and books.
On Sundays, regular shops on M.G. Road close their outlets to help small vendors.
A major attraction of Sunday market is the wide collection of books it offers for sale on pavements of M.G.Road at affordable rates.
Collection of books in French,German and other world languages are also available here.