Mum was always the word

        Mom and I Mom and I Mom, Vidur and I Vidur and I Vidur and I Mom and Vidur               Happy Mothers Day!! Namaste! Thank you for your presence here today. May I invite you to subscribe to my RSS...

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25 years and counting

Had the fun-nest evening yesterday – meeting friends after – we realized – 25 years even though we’ve been sort of keeping track via mutual friends about where we are, what we are doing, etc. It is amazing to enjoy the same easy connection, after all these years. Must all...

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Lullaby

Somehow reminded me of nights I sat by my Mom, as she suffered from the pain of spinal TB, holding her hand, soothing her… as she did not go to sleep. It’s got to be Do Aankhen Baarah Haath, right? What nostalgia this movie evokes.

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Fun Raising

Notice the absence of the “d” in the fun raising? Clever, no?  That’s what the week was like. Quite a weekly wrap-up, this. Power-cuts galore and pending things lit matchsticks between my toes to go out there and get things done. We’re also enjoying some heavy rains. Enjoying if we’re...

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Incensed.

Yesterday I answered a few questions for Laurie about incense – she has written a lovely post on her site about  how incense affects moods, spaces – and I couldn’t help recalling what fun we used to have when Vidur was a baby – with the saambraani (frankincense). We’d get...

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Birthday

And suddenly, or so it seems, it is the second birthday we’re looking at, after Mom passed on. Every birthday of hers would be preceded by a week of breaking our heads over what to get her – and we’d conference over it and end up getting something for the...

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Sad song

Movie: Phir Subah Hogi (1958)Mukesh and Asha Bhonsle I heard this song this morning on Vividh Bharti and immediately felt like hearing it again.

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