"All Music is Only the Sound of His Laughter" · Indian Culture · Indian Religion

सुमिरन कर ले मेरे मना…

आज, १४ सितम्बर, हिंदी दिवस के अवसर पर एक विशेष प्रस्तुति   चित्रकार: बिंदु पोपली संगीत जब उपासना की ओर ले जाए…कल सुबह के कुछ पल ऐसे ही थे… एक दिव्य अनुभूति थी जब गुरु नानक के भक्ति-भाव से भरे शब्द पंडित जसराज के भावपूर्ण सुरों में और डॉ एल सुब्रमण्यम के मनमोहक वॉयलिन की तारों… Continue reading सुमिरन कर ले मेरे मना…

Inner View · Personal reflections

एक दिन ऐसा भी…A Day Like This

Photo by Monica Denevan, Source कभी कभी जब घर बाहर सब बेतरतीब सा बिखरा-बिखरा हो, दिल-ओ-दिमाग भी कुछ विचलित सा हो, मन किसी काम में न लग पाए, और तब एक ऐसी कविता आप के सामने आ जाए तो शुक्रगुज़ारी का एक बहुत प्यारा एहसास होता है। आज कुछ ऐसा ही दिन है। बाकी बात… Continue reading एक दिन ऐसा भी…A Day Like This

Indian Culture · Inner View · Spirituality beyond Religion · Words of The Mother and Sri Aurobindo

In Praise of Form

What is in a Form? Everything. If we could only develop that vision which sees the Form as a manifestation of the Spirit Within. It is the Consciousness that creates the Form. As grows the Consciousness, so evolves the Form. Must learn to identify with the Eternal Spirit within; the Form is temporal and must… Continue reading In Praise of Form

Indian Culture · Indian Religion · Inner View · Spirituality beyond Religion · Words of The Mother and Sri Aurobindo

Of Temples, Poetry and Life

For readers’ comments on this post, please click HERE for its previous version. It is actually quite amazing when you find the same thought being expressed through a picture, a poem, a song, or even a gesture. Perhaps it happens because the thought has sunk deep into you, at least for the time being, and… Continue reading Of Temples, Poetry and Life

Beauty · Spirituality beyond Religion

We Pray that It will be Done in Beauty….

It has been a while since my last post…critical matters of heart, matters of life have become the sole occupation. And while that still remains so the following words on my Facebook feed this morning resonated deeply. To pray, you open your whole self To sky, to earth, to sun, to moon To one whole… Continue reading We Pray that It will be Done in Beauty….