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In the Nilgiri hills of northwest Taml Nadu live the Toda, and other smaller tribal groups survive in the dense rainforest of the Western Ghats. Toda's are most interesting and least numerous, tribal people of Tamil Nadu. The todas have their own language. They have their own secretive customs and regulations. Todas worship nature like hill gods, Lord Amodr (the realm of the dead) & Goddess Teikirzi. Toda community is well known for its embroidery garments. This is made usually by women using red and black threads on a white background giving a rich effect. Todas mostly have large herd of buffaloes. Their livelihood is mainly by producing milk products. And they are also experts in silver-smith works.