Monthly Archives: April 2012

A Shudder From The Ocean

I remember where I was when the tsunami of 26.12.2004. devastated much of  coastal Asia. I was hosting a birthday party for my mother, the last time I would enjoy that privilege because she died a mere month later. We … Continue reading

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OF CAVE CITIES AND CALCIUM TERRACES

Millennia ago, volcanoes erupted here. When the sound and fury died, hot ash mixed with water to create a soft stone called ‘tuf, further evolving with the action of wind and water to fantastic formations. From the vantage point of … Continue reading

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Whispers from Within

It was my late mother Louella Lobo Prabhu who unconsciously passed on to me the passion to be original. My youthful years were about knowledge and erudition. She discounted them for the greater challenges and achievement of being true to … Continue reading

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Easter Explorations

Every festival of whatever faith or culture is capable of a message of general relevance. The festival of Easter with all the ritual days preceding it has its own universal significance, regardless of whether  an individual’s rationality can accommodate  physical … Continue reading

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