Readings — From the June 2013 issue

Naan to Five

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From 2,945 occupations listed in the current edition of India’s National Classification of Occupations.

Spinning Master
Taxing Master
Numismatist
Rock Slicer
Impression Taker
Weather Observer
Methods and Time and Motion Study Technician
Inland River Master
Propagandist
Women Patroller
Contortionist
Buffoon
Snake Charmer
Merry-Go-Round Operator
Money Tester
Complaint Attending Clerk
Pantry Man
Peon
Wigman
Tea Gardens Pruner
Palm Juice Trapper
Elephant Keeper
Silkworm Rearer
Firewood Gatherer
Pearl Diver
Colliery Creeperman
White Washer
Hammer Man
Harmonium Key Maker
Glass Bubble Cooler
Conch Operator
Tea Taster
Snuff Maker
Stingy Cigarette Slitting Machine Operator
Bagpipe Maker
Wood Impregnator
Wool Teaser Man
Hand Dehairer
Hand Flesher
Hand Fluffer
Hand Stamper
Gauger
Coke Oven Gas Man
Rumbler
Sock Knitter
Crystalizerman
Centrifugal Man
Magmaman
 

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  • http://baloneyslicer.tripod.com/ Robert Cogan

    Those are occupations for our grandchildren, debt peons after free trade equalizes their wages to the lowest elsewhere in the world.

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