Words of The Mother and Sri Aurobindo

A Poet and A Painter: एक कवि और एक चित्रकार

To read readers’ comments on the previous ‘blogger’ version of this post, click here.   आज से ९ वर्ष पूर्व ३१ अक्टूबर २००५ को भारत की एक प्रसिद्ध कवियत्री और लेखिका इस दुनिया को छोड़ दूसरी दुनिया में जा बसी। अमृता प्रीतम की दर्द भरी कविताओं और संवेदनशील कहानिंयों एवं उपन्यासों ने भारतीय साहित्य के अनगिनत प्रेमियों के दिलो-दिमाग़ में अपना… Continue reading A Poet and A Painter: एक कवि और एक चित्रकार

"All Music is Only the Sound of His Laughter"

The Sweet Sounds of Silence

 “Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard Are sweeter;”   Yes, after that post about that beautiful photograph I have been reading a bit of John Keats  off and on. And perhaps I may still do a sequel post about the film, Bright Star. But for some reason, today these beautiful lines from Keats’ poem ”… Continue reading The Sweet Sounds of Silence

"All Music is Only the Sound of His Laughter" · Words of The Mother and Sri Aurobindo

"Song is Divine, but More Divine is Love"

Artwork by Manu Martin “Song is divine, but more divine is love.”   Reading this brilliant line in Sri Aurobindo’s play, Vasavadutta, reminded me of two most beautiful songs. How? Why? Don’t know…but what difference does it make?   One was:     What beauty! The composition, the singing, the filming of the sequence, and… Continue reading "Song is Divine, but More Divine is Love"