Monthly Archives: May 2014

My engagement with people of a colony- an ongoing journal 1

I am not trained in Community engagement. In the past I have enjoyed reading texts on ethnography and wondered how it must be. How do you retain your objectivity when so deeply immersed, how do you identify and acknowledge those … Continue reading

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Thought Trail- Tanjore Paintings to canvas of the mother’s mind

I had received a portfolio of Tanjore/Thanjavur Paintings, and chose to read the text provided along with it. It mentions how Lord Krishna who is one of the most favored images by the painters seems to not grow on the canvas … Continue reading

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The Museum and Continuity

“What is there to see in a museum?” an acquaintance once inquired. For quite some time I have been trying to conjure an articulate response; I present before you my humble attempt at an abstract explanation of what I experience … Continue reading

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I walk to walk

The lake seemed happy with the sun shimmering on softer waves, the kingfisher would exhibit its flawless blue and the ducks left white feathers all over the green grass-tokens of our happy co-existence. At times I like to pick a … Continue reading

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What I sincerely want for Mothers everyday

I want the mothers in this world to be so free and happy that we don’t need to over indulge on Mother’s Day. I want the mothers in the world to have a life of their own which seems to … Continue reading

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Recipe Innovation 2: Mango Cheese Pudding

This one is not completely my innovation, I got the recipe for homemade Cheese Pudding/Cake from a friend and added flavors on my own. This is not  a very healthy dessert and would recommend only once in months. 🙂 But … Continue reading

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Recipe Innovation 1: Apple Cinnamon Rabri

I enjoy cooking, I find it cathartic, also because I have the privilege to cook only when I feel like it and its not forced on me. This also means that many-a-times what I make is quite exotic because it … Continue reading

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