Sunday, November 21, 2010

Neglected Art

Economic concerns are so overwhelming today that art is likely to be relegated to the wilderness.

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Harmony 2

When man's creativity

blends with nature's beauty,

Harmony is born.
[For Harmony 1, please see below]

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Satellite Generation

Hitch your wagon to a satellite

... the way out of the mess
         here on earth.

Saturday, November 6, 2010


Let us go then, you and I,
When the evening is spread out against the sky
Like a patient etherized upon a table;
Let us go, through certain half-deserted streets,
The muttering retreats
Of restless nights...

[T. S. Eliot, 'The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock']

Snow-white Butterfly

Can you spot the butterfly on the flowers?

Hint: It's got snow-white wings.

Friday, November 5, 2010

Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Man beneath the costume

Beneath the motley of the clown,
we are just ordinary human beings
like you.

The costume is only an appearance,
a professional hazard.

Blogger's note: These two persons, whom I met on the arterial M. G. Marg in Gangtok, were promoting Sikkim Tourism.  When I turned my camera on them, they posed happily and voluntarily for me. 

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Monday, November 1, 2010

Pessimism of the gods

There is a romantic at sleep in my heart who likes to believe that people were better in the good old days. The people I saw as a child we...