Category Archives: Art

Around Christmas 2016

Readings-Brother Lawrence-1666-That in the winter , seeing a tree stripped of its leaves, and considering that within a little time the leaves would be renewed and after that the flowers and fruit appear, he received a high view of the Providence and Power of God, which has never since been effaced from his soul. Continue reading

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Mevlana Walks-Konya..A lesson on Mentorship

The relation between Shams of Tibriz and Jalaluddin, the scholar -legal expert who turned into a mystic after contact with Shams is one of the great mentorship stories. Many come to pay their homage to Jalalaluddin, whom the name Rumi … Continue reading

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Remembering “Sue”

While remembering the rituals and rhythms of our family, from making notes to going to museums, I tried to see how the imagination of a child works on seeing some Natural history Sue was an interesting point to exchange notes … Continue reading

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..our journeys together

..Will you write about Lodhi? Family rituals are important to gain perspectives. “Will you write about Lodhi gardens” a fellow traveler asked me on reading my articles on Remembrance –reflection rituals. In the previous blogs , while going through the … Continue reading

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Walks and readings in Malta

The writer Jorge Luis Borges (1899-1986) who portrayed Buenos Aires in a dream like manner and was associated with that city as much as Kafka was associated with Prague, was enormously learned and seemed to draw inspiration more from books … Continue reading

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Some musings on Art

Today, 15th April, is the birthday of Leonardo Da Vinci, one of the most innovative thinkers of all time. Hence I thought of revisiting some journeys in art, while remembering Vinci who has given the world some of the most … Continue reading

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Diary

I have been keeping a regular diary for the past 27 years. Having aspired to inculcate this habit in my children, I find it a joy to read his school diaries. Musing through some notings of the past days Art … Continue reading

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