Category: Art & Aesthetics

Sneak Peek into the World of Tibet

Losar is a popular festival for Tibetan Buddhism, marking the beginning of New Year and celebrated with much gusto. It is a three-day festival observed by Tibetans worldwide with prayers,…
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The Legend of Krishna: Author’s Encounters on His Voyage

        "At Mundra, it took long persuasion to take pictures in Devshi Sarang’s house. It was sold to a local Jain merchant who, initially, was reluctant to…
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EXCERPTS: KRISHNA IN MURALS

          Krishna, the dark god, enacting his leelas, and evoking bhakti rasa in his devotees, is the most popular and perhaps among all Hindu gods closest…
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FIVE SPIRITUAL LESSONS FROM NATURE WHICH IS LIFE CHANGING

Learning, they say is a continuous process in Life - it just never ends. From the time we are born, we are learning from our parents, teachers, friends, books, media,…
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All the World’s a Stage | World Theatre Day 2018

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud-Emile Zola World Theatre Day was…
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International Women’s Day: Prakriti & The Feminine Principle

WOMEN AND NATURE “Nature is like a woman who enjoys disguising herself, and whose different disguises, revealing now one part of her and now another, permit those who study her…
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Celebrating World Mother Language Day

If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart. —Nelson…
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Valentine’s Day: The Rasa of Romance

The very first moment I beheld him, my heart was irrevocably gone.... —Jane Austen, Love and Friendship Since time immemorial, humankind has known the feeling of love and the flavour…
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Tete-a-tete with Ranjita Biswas | Solo Traveler

As the world seems to be shrinking with flights to destination never heard before, instant internet connectivity and couch surfing becoming a norm, travel literature as compared to the Instagram…
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