Musings

Some beats of the heart, some drops of the rain, aroma of coffee brewing, dew drops on the window...served through the karma cafe!

Whosoever Said ‘Love’ Is Not Enough!

He smiled while he looked at his daughter's photo of rubbing her nose with her little hands like her mother did. Tears welled u...

Life As We Know It: Joy Of Seasons In The Sun

Not early morning wind, Not this fading fog, Not a wandering Nilgai, Or a lone eagle up in the sky. Not the glittering warm sun, Not this yellow-wattled lapwing, Not...

A Visit Back To My Roots For The Next Generation!

Kalka is a somnolent foothill town where holidayers to Shimla spend their nights before boarding the slow train. Although the place is in Haryana's...

Lif As We Know It: The City Of Joy

the city of joy
In one of the million yellow vehicles swarming the streets of this city, I am overwhelmed with a million thoughts in my mind; about...

Life As You Know It: I Miss You Tom!

The Light bulb, to its creator… Little did I know that I had to burn every second for centuries, so that I could fill others’ darkness...

Life As We Know It: Hitting The Writer’s Block!

Writer's Block
Today, I cannot write. Today, I'm afraid I'll fail my beloved pen, my beloved book of poetry. Though I do try. To wander into...

Life As We Know It: The Ballad of Hope!

Starting my today's post with few lines from Sri Asa Di Vaar (Ballad of Hope) Aapeen ai aap saaji-o aapeen ai rachi-o naa-o (He Himself...

Talking Pictures: Masks, Sanity And Confidence!

The dusky evening and the sunny days and early foggy mornings make you believe this is a perfect winter. Life as we know has...

Befriending Birds With The Water Bowl!!

water bowl
We had a new visitor at the water bowl today. A young male Cheshire cat in all its beauty. Some days we get sparrows...

Life As We Know It: Belongingness Or Fear Of Unknown?

Sense of belongingness or the fear of unknown? Are these practically the same? What if we don't belong to someone or someone doesn't belong to...

Life As We Know It: Reflections During Loner Walks!

Reflections
Ah my friend, I said! You are a wonderful human. Let me assure you, you really are. Let this be a constant reminder to...

Life As We Know It: A Moment With My God!

moment with my god
Standing outside a temple in south India, I realised that religion is not a compulsion for a common man but a string to hold...

Life As We Know It: Of Nature And Life’s Pace?

nature and life
Life is as we want to see it. Some flowers would be just normal looking hanging proudly on their branches & some will bring...

Life As We Know It: Ah, These Winter Mornings!

winter mornings
I sit gazing at the window, Looking at the hinges gathering rust As my tea loses its warmth On this lonely winter day I sit calmly holding my...

Life As We Know It: Relationship With Nature!

Relationship
To all my friends who have felt pain in relations and decided to turn cold to love, I urge you my friend to start a new...

Life As We Know It: Better Year 2016!

better year
A new year has started and many wishes flow in. But with this wishes do we move on to a better year. Do these...

Life As We Know It: Kismet & ME!

life
Winter is a season with deep meanings. The wrath of autumn is clearly visible but the soft rays of morning silken sun & the...

Life As We Know It: The Sun Kissed Clouds!

sun
Ah! The sight of these sun kissed soft clouds drifting in the wet wind in this azure blue sky leaves me spellbound. But soon...