The advent of Brahma, the reticent omniscient.

I don't know a lot about my inherited religion or the associated menagerie of gods. At this point, my grandmothers would frown and nudge me and say "your gods, not 'the' gods". Well, I don't know them well enough and any degree of possessiveness would be farcical. I know of them and something of their... Continue Reading →


The Titli Song Era :D

I used to love the old DD (Doordarshan) public service message ads. The favourite one being the one about conscientiously wearing a helmet while riding a bike. A serious voice would declare: "Marzii hai aapki akhir sarr hai apka..." while a brawny arm smashed two coconuts on a split screen with a huge hammer. One... Continue Reading →

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