Monthly Archives: August 2016

Lost in the Written Word in India

In my book, nothing compares to reading. I adore being lost in the written word. Many Indians feel the same way. Wherever you wander, you will surely bump into people reading. Often it will be a newspaper in the local … Continue reading

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Indians Celebrate Independence Day in NYC

It didn’t make any difference that NYC celebrated India’s Independence Day a few days late. The turn out was enormous and the mood jubilant. Just as I arrived, the entertainment was well under way. A large stage was erected on … Continue reading

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Ringing the Temple Bells at Murdeshwar

Indians are loud and boisterous. This trait is woven into their psyche; I don’t think they even realize this as everyone is like that. I suspect that it stems from having such an enormous population; with so many speaking loudly … Continue reading

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