“Until you know that life is war, you cannot know what prayer is for. John Piper Papa was agnostic and Maa had her own pooja rituals . Service life offered us multi religious beliefs and it was interesting because it impacted our lives in ways I cannot even explain . I know Maa was curious […]Read More Periyamma .. the Prayer warrior .
A friend son posted ” My mom is my Goddess . I worship her like an angel ! She is the love of my life , a great friend , sister , daughter , fav chef , fab dancer all rolled in one !!! Suddenly random thoughts were doing the salsa in my brain! How […]Read More Please let Mom down from the pedestal.
Maa collapsed one evening and slipped into coma . The doctors said it was a ruptured aneurysm (subarachnoid haemorrhage ) there was a grade 5 bleed and her chances of survival were bleak . It was so sudden that we dint have a chance to say goodbye . My siblings and me gathered to be […]Read More The fine art of Holding Space .
❤What 39 years of marriage has taught me about life ❤ “Once upon a time , I became yours and You became mine ! And we stayed together , Through both the tears and the laughter ! Because thats what they call, Happily ever after! ” I woke up to a horrible guttural […]Read More When love becomes a Verb❤
As a young child I loved to doodle . It helped to express my modest artistic inclinations without the pressure of having to exhibit a body of work.Doodles would find their way onto the margins of my single ruled 200 page notebook , on the last few pages of my biology record , […]Read More The new language of the heart ❤
Life as a doctor’s wife they say is a blessing ! Doctors are amazingly empathetic and the kindest of people you will ever meet ! Should you fall in love with one and marry him here is something you SHOULD know ! I wish I did before I said Yes! So here I am, the […]Read More My Life … as a Doctor’s wife !
Cultural anthropology has always fascinated me . Its so empowering to understand human culture, its beliefs , values , political ideologies, economies and other domains of social and cognitive structure . The nomadic life I led and extensive travels later on brought me closer to cultures that were very diverse from my own . Chatting […]Read More Gifts …. those magical Labyrinths of the mind !
A book is the only place in the world in which you can examine a fragile thought without breaking it, or explore an explosive idea without the fear that it will go off in your face. It is one of the few havens remaining where a man’s mind can get both provocation and privacy.Spot on […]Read More My Summer dream…books !
The poetry of growing up as Fauji Brat (born, raised and transferred) essentially meant that by the time one was in grade 5 one had to have traveled across the country’s vast landscape, lived in a tented accommodation, a temporary, an additional temporary and then finally the designated quarters! What was common to allotted housing […]Read More Show case…..collected , curated and created !
Often times when the mind is caught up with the mundane, a short flight of fantasy adds that much needed sparkle, thoughts take wings and fly off to lands unknown. Has anyone ever wondered […]Read More Flights of Fantasy …..Expected Time of Depurture…Now