“It is an oft-quoted saying that philosophy begins in wonder. The mystery of the world with all its changes strikes the reflective temper. The Vedic philosophy grew out of a demand for the explanation of actual experience. Philosophy bade men seek beneath all change, which is the law of life, unity and persistency. All things… Continue reading The Fairy “I” can’t fathom – She, the Big M
The dark days of COVID-19 combined with the cold winter could force anyone to be tugged under the comforter and lie down on the bed even when awake particularly on a Sunday. Well, I have a different story to tell. Sunday 24th January 2021 - It was the day after I got “moderna-ized”. Wondering about… Continue reading The day after vaccination
From around 8 pm on Christmas Eve, till 5 pm on Christmas Day, the thunderstorm that swept through left us at Southampton, Long Islands without Internet. When the storm left, there was a brief period of 10 mts when the sky opened up. I rushed outside to catch a glimpse. Here are some unedited shots… Continue reading Winter Message 2
I was amazed and wondering at the skill and passion for iPhone photography (in Facebook) of one gentleman Viorel who posted a photo of a snow flake using his iPhone 11 + macro lens ❄️ Snow Flake Recently we had huge amount of snow shower with gutsy winds. After the snow, I was wondering how… Continue reading Powder “Non Metallurgy “
Long before the advent of Christianity, plants and trees that remained green all year had a special meaning for people in the winter. In India, from time immemorial, people hung green mango, neem leaves over their doors and windows on every occasion with the faith and belief that such an act will bring in auspiciousness,… Continue reading Christmas Tree
“Now that all green leaves are shed, time to get some fashion winter clothing. White is my preferred color says the tree”.
“Astronomically I am supposed to be your Fall companion between September 22, 9:30 am to December 21, 5:02 am in Pennsylvania. Guys, why have you allowed him so early? Two is ok - you and me; three is crowd. Isn’t it?” says the Autumn on arrival of the first snow shower. First Snow Shower of… Continue reading Autumn Message 5
“Who says that Autumn means only colorful leaves of trees that fall ! We are there too providing substance than shine. Unlike leaves, for us partition from our parents is not easy. We don’t run away from from our parents like the leaves do”. - says these creations of Nature.
Golu is the festive display of dolls. It is organised in houses in South India during the autumn festive season of Navarathri /Dusssehra/Dasara.. Typically the dolls are made out of clay. Dolls are arranged in specific sequences on odd number of steps in a staircase style arrangement to depict the process and interplay of the… Continue reading Golu – The festive display of Dolls