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What The Hell Is Divinity?

A few blog posts and con­ver­sa­tions with friends have made me unqui­et about the con­cept of Divin­i­ty: What is Divin­i­ty and what does it mean? Back­ground My friend Asuph wrote about Divin­i­ty in 2004, when I had not even start­ed … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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A to Z of Films Meme (F)

As I con­tin­ue this series, I am get­ting exhaust­ed. 🙂 A writer has only so many words in his vocab­u­lary, and I am just an ama­teur film view­er and writer. It is dif­fi­cult to go on and on writ­ing about … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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An Equal Music: Book Review

I’m not much of a fic­tion lit­er­a­ture guy. In fact, you could say I’m fic­tion­al­ly illit­er­ate. 🙂 When I read blogs with promi­nent book­shelves, or ‘Lit­er­ary Exper­i­ments’ in the tag line, I get an infe­ri­or­i­ty com­plex. My Unqui­et Mind has … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Digitizing Memories with a Techno-Bhajan Mix

The year was 1995, the place, Berlin. The Berlin Wall col­lapse was still in pub­lic mem­o­ry, and a per­son­al wall was col­laps­ing for me in the form of my first stay abroad. As a twen­­ty-some­thing year old young man, this … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Music Appreciation: मना तुझे मनोगत

I touched upon Indi­ans not mak­ing it easy for oth­ers to appre­ci­ate their art recent­ly. I then mused about the melt­ing pot that is India, and how dif­fi­cult it can be for Indi­ans to appre­ci­ate their own region­al arts. Hence … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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A Rahmanesque World: A Westerner’s Guide to A. R. Rahman

So, I heard about all this Rah­man stuff, you know, with the Oscars and all. But who’s this guy? He crooned into the micro­phone at the Acad­e­my Awards cer­e­mo­ny, but to be hon­est, I couldn’t make out what he was … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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