Being Caged

You would know if you have spent a night all by yourself in the countryside. How the dampening moonlight quivers around the eyes while delivering to the ears packets of rhythmic noise from a wedding party on miles away. In the lonely sheet of helplessness where you lay uneasy, these parcels recreate the many weddings you have… Read More Being Caged

Book Review: Business Sutra- A Very Indian Approach to Management by Devdutt Pattanaik

Devdutt Pattanaik is currently the Chief Belief Officer at the Future Group. His website introduces him as an author, speaker, illustrator and a mythologist which to me sounds like the coming together of an extremely interesting set of professional skills. His latest book is a most welcome contribution to the exposition of issues that ail the… Read More Book Review: Business Sutra- A Very Indian Approach to Management by Devdutt Pattanaik

Cinema

I think of cinema and of images that move and of those which don’t. Thinking of a torn sari clad woman at the hearth under the sky. Blowing her life into the fire that refuses to quickly send the chapatis in the daughter’s plate lying in front of the little imp in a blackened frock… Read More Cinema

With

  With A Potter man’s hands And with a Watch repairer’s eyes I wish to hold and see   With A Professor’s pen And with a Doctor’s Needle I wish to write and pinch   With A Manual Scavenger’s Head And with a Banker’s Calculator I wish to ferry and count   With A Priest’s… Read More With