24/07/2015 5:03 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:25 AM IST

VIDEO: The Art And Science Behind Eating A Meal On A Banana Leaf

It's a familiar sight at south Indian weddings or at weddings involving a South Indian bride or groom--the uncertainty of the guests encountering a meal served on a banana leaf for the first time.

How to eat, where to start, how to fold--many questions arise when you sit before a glorious banana leaf meal for the first time.

Comedy group Put Chutney has come up with a video guide to solving this problem.

BONUS TIP: At the end of the meal, to indicate if you've liked the food, fold your banana leaf towards you, and vice versa.

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