Beauty · Inner View · Personal reflections · Reminders to self

Four Lessons from Home Renovation

During the months of December 2018 and January 2019, we spent about 5 weeks getting several long-overdue renovation and repair projects completed around the home. The projects involved all sorts of works including masonry, carpentry, plumbing, electrical, and some basic landscape designing — pretty much everything. There still remains some major painting work, but that… Continue reading Four Lessons from Home Renovation

Inner View · Personal reflections · Words of The Mother and Sri Aurobindo

Musings on Peace, Harmony and the Art of Spaces

For readers’ comments, click here for previous version of this blog.   The other day I was working at my desk, fully absorbed in reading a big document on my laptop, highlighting some points, trying to make sense of others, when I suddenly looked up. And this is the view I saw from the window… Continue reading Musings on Peace, Harmony and the Art of Spaces

Beauty · Films · Personal reflections

On Harmonious Living Spaces – Outer and Inner

A few months ago I had written a post inspired by some thought-provoking words of Rabindranath Tagore. Today it feels right to reflect upon the last sentence of that post…that of the significance of Tagore’s thought on how we may design our living spaces. But before I start, a disclaimer is necessary. All that I… Continue reading On Harmonious Living Spaces – Outer and Inner