While watching this, I felt my heartbeats go hard… I felt some deep sad feelings, the emptiness, the hole in the heart, yet not understanding. As I was once a “run away” teenager before, this documentary brought me back so much memory about my past that’s hard to remember now. Most of my childhood, teenage Continue Reading »
During the days where my life lacked identity: “fishing guided me away from temptation t’ward Mothers Nature & her teachings”.
Fishing leads me to the gateway of my soul, these moments – the purest in my life.
Being ready – it’s very different from luck, it happens when controlling is in submission to the essence of being…
“….. The image of this wonderful building invoked memories of our unforgettable holiday to India & I said to mum that this holiday was the best experience of my lifetime. In the twilight of our years I felt that I should express our gratitude for the shared experiences of the adventures that we would Continue Reading »
where did you come from? A multi-cultural relationship is awakening, sometimes we catch ourselves staring at each other & think – Like inward reflection of self. We’re from two distinctly unique cultures which is an attraction that draws us closer & repels us apart. Differences remind us not to take stuff or us – for Continue Reading »
Nothingness in holding pattern to for everything-ness. – Make like the phoenix from a fire. Every person’s lifetime holds a disaster or few to leave us fractured and raw. Nature is purging our misconceptions & mis-interpreted belief systems. It happens to families, communities, cities & nations. Berlin & its Berliners remember by living with un-apologizing Continue Reading »
Brother & sister of another mother included us in a coming of age ceremony for little Hamir.
The invitation that explains this beautiful tradition courtesy of big Daddy:
– as it is called in marathi – or ‘thread ceremony’ is done when a brahmin boy is about to step into the second of the 4 stages of life set
by the ancient ‘vedas’ (holy books on social and community living).
the second stage is that of a student.
is a ceremony that marks his farewell from his family as he goes to the ashram of his guru to serve & learn from him.
between age 7 & 8 is the time when it is done.
though in modern times it is done according to convenience but…
….surely before marriage….BMBYDCK