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Death: Mourning Rituals for Women

On this day, last year, the emotional tribute of daughter Mallika Sarabhai dancing in front of her late mother moistened the eyes of many. And yes, why not! 1,033 more words

Society

Last Rites

I’ll admit, I was a little surprised to see this poem in a book for children. It is quite a bit darker than most children’s poetry, but I think that is part of why I liked it. 70 more words

Poetry

Second stage of Schism - Prophecy Fulfilled

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Are we at the second stage of the schism?

 “The schism in My Church will be broken into different stages.

The first stage will be when only those who truly know Me, and understand the Truth of the Holy Gospels, will decide that they cannot accept lies in My Name….” 532 more words

Errors And Truth

Musings on Music, Art and Dharma

Above: Calligraphy by Master Chin Kung on the Role of the Four Great Kings.

The Middle Way is not extreme
It is similar to lute strings… 401 more words

Last Rites : अंतिम संस्कार

Core Thought / मूल विचार : क्या हमने रिश्ते कमाए हैं ? ये सवाल ही इस रचना का मूल तत्व है, हम सब जिस तरह चालाकी से, रिश्तों को भौतिक वस्तुओं में या सिक्कों में तब्दील करते हैं, वो अपने आप में एक अदभुत रासायनिक प्रक्रिया है। Chemistry की भाषा में कहूं तो ये एक तरह का Nuclear transmutation है, जिसमें एक तत्व.. 6 more words

Kavi On Ipad

Parental Journal 78 from Planet Elderly - Dementia and Grief

Monday, October 3, 2016 – very early morning

It’s been ten days since Dad died and the most painful part is to witness Mom struggling with her grief. 692 more words

Parental Journal

An unfortunate visit to a funeral parlour

I published my latest novel, Lucky Portbraddon two weeks ago; here is a little excerpt which I hope will intrigue you. The Portbraddons have been bereaved by the death of their beloved grandmother; now two of her grandsons, cousins Antoine and Alex have to visit the funeral directors’ to plan her their farewell to her: 970 more words

Lucky Portbraddon