How I Wonder Posts

Dance Me to the End of Love

Illustration by Anjan PrakashCreditsSound Mix: Nikkhil Shirodkar Background Composition Score: Leonard Cohen – Dance Me to the End of Love  Dance… Precise, passionate, highly observant and an excellent instructor, that’s how I would describe my Latin dance teacher.  For those of you unfamiliar with Latin dance, Rumba-ChaCha-Jive-Salsa, belong to this family. Most of these dance forms are popular as […]

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Shot by : Keshav PrakashEdited by : Bardroy BarrettoGrowing food (guidance/expert advice): Peter Fernandes TRANSCRIPT OF THE VIDEO: Twenty Nine Individuals got planted for germination on 27th Jan. Two days later, I realized one got left out.Maybe this little one wished to be a seed for some more time. So, 28 individuals got sowed on 27th Jan, […]

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Listen to the narration    or Read the story below There is something about the quality of certain encounters we have in the natural world – it can be with non-human beings or human beings, as both are very much a part of it. These encounters penetrate our soul so deeply, that words, images, expressions […]

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‘ You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean, in a drop.’– Rumi Illustration by my beloved friend and artist – Zainab Tambawalla In the last couple of months, I encountered the words home and house several times, due to a personal project that my husband and I have been […]

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What is possible in a month or two?

Dragonflies. That’s what’s possible. Look out of the window, and if we are in Mumbai or in any monsoon/rainy areas of the country, we will spot plenty of dragonflies now, this very season. Over the last few weeks, watching large swarms from my window – hover, fly, change directions rapidly, mate in air, prey as […]

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Language And Voice

“The words we use shape how we understand ourselves, how we interpret the world, how we treat others. Words make worlds.” Krista Tippett, Founder – On Being After the initial `How are you doing?’, the next question we are often asked during this phase has been, `Are things going back to normal…(in your building/at your […]

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