That’s enough. I give up. I am giving in to the temptation. The temptation of wanting to possess. Beautiful objects, beautiful things. Not for me, but for my home. (Same difference?). When I started this blog almost a year ago (it will be a year on April 14) I had decided that I would never… Continue reading 2 Objects of Joy
1 – Devi with the Ivy “A garden without its statue is like a sentence without its verb.” ~ Joseph W. Beach My little nephew, who is almost two years now, likes to speak in sentences without much use of verbs. That’s okay for a baby. Even okay for casual speech or writing by… Continue reading Verb in the Garden
As a new month approaches, pondering on a perennial question becomes stronger… Can one really let go? Giving up of objects or possessions is meaningless if we can’t let go of the attachment to what those objects or possessions represent. Perhaps we suffer because we are attached to not merely an object itself but to… Continue reading Giving Up…Letting Go…How?
Rabindranath Tagore once wrote: “Things in which we do not take joy are either a burden upon our minds to be got rid of at any cost; or they are useful, and therefore in temporary and partial relation to us, becoming burdensome when their utility is lost; or they are like wandering vagabonds, loitering for… Continue reading A Thing of Beauty…