The Subtlety of Idolatry

The above picture could inspire interesting topics for discussion. …For some reason… People around me think I am an Atheist. In India generally,  there are only two extremes, you could either be here or there. Agnostic is ignored and considered as non-existent. You are forbidden to ask questions about God/Offerings/Rituals as it is considered to…

It s a Small World After All !!!

It is a small world after all!!!! It’s a world of laughter, a world of tears It’s a world of hopes and a world of fears There’s so much that we share that it’s time we’re aware It’s a small world after all!!!!! Disney made this song quite popular from the original version, it unarguably…

Am I proud to be an Indian?

If some one asks me this I don’t have a single answer , my response will change based on time and context! I am sure by now there will be at-least a few patriotic, fuming Indians calling me “ traitor “ or there could already be a set of officials checking my background based on…

Tale of Two Summer Travels!! 

May was a month of travel , different types of places in a very short duration ! But lots of learnings and loving memories to carry forward! It was a short family road trip to traditional temples in Tamilnadu ! One particular temple in Tanjavur- “The Periya Kovil (The big temple)” which many of us have read…