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a mask making workshop

“…Asuras who live under the earth…are hostile to humans and hence deemed demons.” Jaya: an illustrated retelling of the Mahabharata by Devdutt Pattanaik.

Last month, I participated in a Cherial Mask Making workshop, conducted by National Award-winning Artist M. 100 more words


Natural Vishnu Temple in Grand Canyon

The formation of Rock in Grand Canyon is called the Vishnu Temple.

And there are formations called Shiva, Rama Temples.

The Theory is some Geologists were in the habit of naming ancient natural formation after… 1,010 more words


We are all comrades here, all those of us who enjoy freedom and who inspire the people...

I am merely a mortal muse, I do have being beyond these words (as do my alternate selves on other Earths),

Unlike the celebrity Prez of America I am not some blank screen you can project your dreams and thoughts about me onto, I have substance beyond such illusions, 220 more words


The Little Asura in Everyone

Most of the world bakes in the glory of the half-truths. It sounds ironic to call it the ‘truth’ because, it is mostly the collection of a one sided hardened opinion, what is later evolves to be the facts. 269 more words


Even the Greatest Sinner Can Achieve Salvation

There is an apocryphal story about the sage Valmiki, author of the great epic story of Sri Rama, the Ramayana. He was said to be a dacoit, translated loosely as a highway robber, violent and focused on obtaining his personal satisfaction without regard for others or the conventions of society. 406 more words

Sri Aurobindo

The Asura Nature

The type of the asuric nature shows power of action, intelligence and drive, but these, instead of being devoted to increasing harmony, light and well-being for all, in a universal good will and compassion, are focused rather on the fulfilment of desire and the raising up and aggrandizement of the ego. 345 more words

Sri Aurobindo

Ashes vs Midna

My GW2 elementalist battling Midna from Zelda Twilight princess

2 of my favourite characters :D