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The rising of the Full Moon over Arunachala

As the Full Moon is about to rise, half a million people are arriving in Tiruvannamalai; they will walk around Arunachala all night, stopping at every temple. 394 more words

Journey

Tiruvannamalai -part 1

For years Tiruvannamalai sounded to me like everything I dislike; dirty, crowded, traditional, full of temples, rituals, beggars, no fun, bad food… No one had ever been able to give me an answer that would turn me on enough to come here. 666 more words

Journey

A New Tourist in a Familiar Town

Here in this ordinarily-quiet, unassuming part of the world we are in the midst of a wild and wide-ranging festival – Karthigai Deepam. I’m not going to go into details about the festival in this post (for that kind of information, see the links at the end). 1,042 more words

India

Oh Arunachala

 

Energy rising

Behind those eyes

Wide open

Intensity settles there

An invisible hollow pressure

An absent lightness

Am I going to crack open and explode… 48 more words

Poems

REVIEW: The Caucasian Chalk Circle | BSSTC and National Theatre of China

Review by Susie Conte

2.8.16

An exciting collaboration between Black Swan State Theatre Company and the National Theatre of China comes to fruition this week with… 749 more words

Reviews

My Trip to the NY Arunachala Ashram for Guru Purnima 2016

I selected a few pictures from my stay (July 21 to July 25) at the NY Arunachala Ashram for Guru Purnima.

INSPIRATIONAL

Some history of Arunachala and efforts to protect it - updated

There has been a long term struggle in many place in the world to preserve and protest special places from the changes that come with modern life. 4,021 more words

Tiruvannamalai

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Some history of Arunachala and the efforts to protect it