Monthly Archives: June 2012

Buffaloes, Busses, Big Business, Big Guys and Banks

In a Telugu movie aired on the TV recently, Sreekant, the lead player, owns a bus, which, one would more aptly call a jalopy or a clunker or a bucket. (In Telugu we call it a dokku- bussu . Sounds … Continue reading

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The Lord-in-exile is served devoutly by His spouse and His brother.

Tyagaraja is curious. He is not sure whether the service he rendered to his Lord Sri Rama was fully to His liking or not. The Graceful Lord has great devotees and they compete to serve him with enthusiasm, devotion and … Continue reading

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State of things, a stinking pot-pourri

In the letters to the editor, in The Hindu dated June, 28, 2012, one of the readers commenting on the plea of some of the accused bureaucrats of A.P., that, they had to sign some bad orders under political pressure, … Continue reading

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Trees grow atop a newly discovered mound over a house built by the ancient Maya that contains the rendering of an ancient figure, possibly the town scribe.

Trees grow atop a newly discovered mound over a house built by the ancient Maya that contains the rendering of an ancient figure, possibly the town scribe..

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Woman arrested for burning down 3,500-year-old tree | Gristty.

Here is a link to an article you may like to go through. http://grist.org/list/woman-arrested-for-burning-down-3500-year-old-tree/ Trees particularly, ones so old as the one unfortunately burnt down are a part of the human herotage and ought not to be callously destroyed. The … Continue reading

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Cradle tales of Hinduism – The story of Parikshit

I am watching the umpteenth episode of an inane serial on the Etv. The missus comes into the hall and declares, ” Dinner is ready. Are you ready? ” Some really sinister intrigues and gory things are being planned, managed … Continue reading

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NATANAM ADINAR performed by Jai-Jagdeesh Khalsa

Here is another rendering of Natanam Adinar. You’ll sure like it. Check out this video on YouTube:

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