Awaken The Shiva In You

I have to admit, I’ve always been kind of scared of the image of Shiva, but then again, all that comes to mind when I think about him is that he is dark, has matted locks, a third eye, wears snakes around his neck, leopard skin around his waist, smears ash on his body, sits […]

DIY Felt Heart Bunting

I have drowned myself in super-cute fluffy heart-shaped felt this month – and why not? We are literally in Valentine month! This is a simple felt craft project that’s perfect for those who want to gift a little something personal without breaking the bank. Using felts in rainbow colours I created a bundle of colorful […]

Gridlocked – 5 Ways To Beat Traffic

  SpaceX founder Elon Musk plans to get humans to Mars in six years and I cannot even get past the Marathahalli flyover without having a meltdown. Like many big cities in India, Bangalore is bursting at its seams. Does anyone refer to the city as a Pensioner’s Paradise or Garden City anymore? It’s earned […]

I Did It : My First Art Stall Recap

With my very first art stall behind me, all I can keep saying to myself (and aloud to my husband) is: I did it! The Palm Meadows Residents Talent Nite on a gorgeous moonlit night overlooking palm tree-lined avenues was amazing! From the location to the organizer to my lovely neighbors to the drama-free-ness of […]

Special Intl. Women’s Day Edition At Artpark

When in Bangalore and you want to hang out with your family and friends to seize a mall-free weekend, you go to a park to unwind and relax. This activity is usually done on Sunday mornings when the weather is awesome and the sky is clear. This Sunday February 5th, I went out and I […]

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I’m Exhibiting Art At Talent Nite

‘Be an encourager. The world has plenty of critics already’. – Dave Willis I hate TV talent shows. I find them abhorrent. I hate parents who encourage their kids to get on these shows even more. And despise schools that double up as exam factories for the rat race. The idea of spending an hour […]