Monthly Archives: October 2014

Tyagaraja extolls Sabari.

She was just a hunters’ child. Sensitive and kind. Simple and innocent. It pinched her heart when her dad shot a dove. She cried when her mom cooked a terrapin. She closed her eyes in horror when her brother drove … Continue reading

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Durga as Saraswati.

The presiding deity for today in the ongoing Nava Rathri festival schedule is Sri Maha Saraswathi, my favourite deity . I still hold dear, the framed print of Her likeness painted by Prince Ravi Varma, which used to adorn the … Continue reading

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