Tag Archives: Hinduism

Phailin – Divine Intervention? Jai Ma Durga!

I drove my parents to the Mumbai Domestic Airport at Vile Parle at 5.00 am this morning for their 6.20 Jet Airways flight to Bhubaneswar. I was worried! Bhubaneswar was hit by the worst cyclone in 14 years – Phailin – less than than 36 hours ago. On Sunday, Oct 12, 2013, we were told… Read More »

Rahki 2009 – A Few Photos

My daughter, Mamli, has celebrated Rakhi with her little brother for the last 5 years. Both of them enjoy the festival a lot and there is much preparation before hand. This time (2009), my mother was present too. I took these photos of Mamli & Bablu celebrating Rakhi but have not posted them to Mo… Read More »

The Lord Is Here – Shree Shree Jagannath Temple In Hyderabad

The Lord of the Universe, Shree Shree Jagannath, has finally come to Hyderabad. Yesterday, March 8, 2009, the Lord’s temple was consecrated and the idols of the Lord with his brother, Shree Shree Balavadra, and his sister, Ma Subadra, were installed by Pandas from the Lord’s temple at Puri. The Lord is finally here! The… Read More »

Sense Prevails – Hussain Award Canceled

The Bhoruka Charitable Trust, Rajasthan, India had arranged a ceremony to felicitate the anti-Hindu painter, M. F. Hussain. A number of Hindu organizations including the Hindu Janajagruti Samiti, organized protest campaigns. I of course participated via an online signature campaign. Thankfully the Bhoruka Trust seems to have realized it’s folly and has issued a retraction… Read More »