Wednesday, 3 June 2020
How to Go From Monkey to Monk: Keep Your Eyes Closed?
Covid-19 lockdown is a mixed bag for us teachers. We’ve had to adapt quickly to teaching online, and are slowly learning the art of balanci...
Sunday, 26 April 2020
Of Their Needs and Our Wants and Akshaya Tritiya
In school, we had a lesson on the short story by the world-famous Russian author, Leo Tolstoy. The story was called “How Much Land Does a M...
Wednesday, 8 April 2020
Overcome the Hanuman complex!
We all know that in the Ramayana, it was the mighty Hanuman who jumped across the ocean, reached Lanka, and located Sita who had been capt...
Sunday, 5 April 2020
Lockdown TV-inspired Gyaan!
Since the past week, I’ve been doing something I do very rarely – watching TV. No points for guessing what are the programs that have caugh...
Sunday, 22 March 2020
Light from the dawning day filters in through the gap in the curtains. It caresses my eyelids, and gently wakes me up. But before the body ...
Wednesday, 15 January 2020
Margazhi Blogotsavam: Day 30: Mangalam!
On the 17th of December, 2019, sudden inspiration struck, giving birth to this concept of a blogathon for the entire month. When I sat down...
Tuesday, 14 January 2020
Margazhi Blogotsavam: Day 29: He Showed us the Path to the Lord: Sri Ramanujacharya
About 9 kms away from Thirupathur in Tamil Nadu, is a village called Thirukoshtiyur. This village houses the temple of Sowmya Narayana Peru...
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