I have been seeing around dubai recently, and I thought I will put down my words here as it deserved a hearing. I know that I like to be fiercely protective of the environment and anxiously careful with the footprints I leave behind. Having said that I also have to admit that all my principles … More Redefining beauty
… I was at the park and the boys were playing… I decided to stroll along the walking path. There was one patch of garden by the side of the path that had golden flowers fallen like a carpet. The green grass on that patch seemed a lot more happier than in any other patch. … More My first random pookolam
Opera vs kutcheri … More Opera vs kutcheri – who wins the battle?
Dubai has finally happened. God worked his ways and got me my first assignment. Guruvandanam is happening, a tribute to the greatest, cleverest musician that walked the earth (in my opinion)- Muthuswami Dikshitar. https://mayacravestocreate.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/img_5761.jpg His compositions always stand out from his contemporary peers’ works. For me learning his compositions was always a booster. Everytime I thought … More Muthuswami Dikshitar’s line art
Golu, for me meant a lot of things as a child. Holidays were on top of the list. Then it was pattu pavadai, flowers, sundal and tightly packed social evenings. What I cherish most, looking some fifteen years back in time, is the family bonding on the night of amavasya as cartons full of antique clay dolls would be brought down from … More The Past and the Present of Golu
We drove back to Gudalur from Devala, one of the highest peaks of the Nilgiris range and spend one night at Gouri farms and the next night at Arjun farms. Gouri farms is a ten-acre organic farm in the foothills, far away in the suburbs of Gudallur. Next to it is a school run by … More Ecologin recommends a wide range of home stays
My idea of making a travel entry everyday was impossible to keep up – so intense were the next few days. Krishnan joined us on the day we landed. I had heard a few good things about him, but I have to say I had my reservations because he had a title(!) He is called … More Next few days trekking with Krishnan