I finally mustered the courage to delete Facebook, COMPLETELY. But, it is not just FAKEBOOK.. it is the fall-out of an entire philosophy and way of thinking.. Flying to Silchar in time for Amma’s birthday. Covid regulations will not allow me to smile at the …Read More
First time Yoga (pranayama) at Spic-Macay National convention, IIM Bangalore (1992) Lucid dreaming experiences.. (viewing entire lifestream) The HU experience.. exactly as described by Linda Goodman in ❤️ Signs Using Vajra Guru Mantra and passing of step-father in Dec 1998 Arrival of the Spirit of …Read More
Another year has just flown by and You are getting ever more curious and insightful with your questions and non-stop yakking.. The Corona virus has stalled your academic progress and life is so different now.. I am also caught up in so many choices and …Read More
Last Sunday, I had an interesting encounter with God.. (or fraud?!!) On my way back from Rachenahalli Park, I decided to pay a visit to a rather ostentatious temple that often has some festival going on. As I paid my tributes to the various Gods …Read More
I am feeling completely confused because I am living by a completely different set of rules WITHIN and without. This becomes a HUGE problem especially when the surrounding environment insists on speaking a different language than the one you understand.
IT IS NECESSARY for all citizens of India to be able to communicate in Hindi BECAUSE we have to have a common sense of Identity. This is NOT a question of parity between languages.. our mother-tongues can vary but I would say Hindi is like the FRIENDSHIP – TONGUE while English is the FATHER tongue..!!
Not many would understand this analogy but if Hindi had a colour then I would ascribe it to the Saffron and the color green is suggestive of the heart chakra – where we find the symbols of our beliefs.
Orange is also the colour of the Second Chakra which is about love & sex.
North/South India have VERY different views about these topics..
Now you know why the language debate is so controversial..!!Read More
WHAT is Barbie..? HOW is that piece of plastic made?? WHY is it SO important..??? The aftermath of everything “industrial” (Barbie leads the toy industry, so what?) is that we undermine the basic joy of childhood & the mystery of life itself! The sad part …Read More
My Dear Aditi, Recently, in one of our odd converZations, You asked or told me.. why I don’t love your mother? Well, I want to answer that question as you begin your journey of learning by a beautiful lake on the outskirts of Bangalore.. True …Read More
The more I think about it, the more I realize that Technospheric entities like Google and Facebook are about power and control, no matter what they say to the contrary. It makes good business sense to regard women (and every aspect of them..) as a …Read More
The hoopla and hungama around the national education policy draft of 2019 is just that – a lot of fluff. We survive and progress INSPITE of these so-called policies and programs and most of the measures suggested are cosmetic in nature. They do not reflect …Read More