Archive for 2012

Nov 27

Life of Pi

3 word review? Go watch it! Another 3 words? It’s absolutely Brilliant! πŸ™‚ In 3 sentences? A writer has a chance meeting with Pi’s Mamaji who tells him to go meet Pi. Tells him that Pi has a story that will make him believe in God. Pi tells his story to the writer…   More? […]

Sep 4

Colours of the Ashram

Jai Gurudeva! love bawa n dinesh

Aug 22

4000 Years of Medicine

2000 BC: Here eat this root 1000 AD: That root is heathen. Here, say this Prayer… 1865 AD: That prayer is superstition. Here take this Potion. 1925 AD: That potion is snake oil. Here take this Pill. 1973 AD: That pill is ineffective. Here take this Antibiotic… 2012 AD: That anitbiotic is poison. Here eat […]

Aug 16

Raw Papaya Salad

I used to think that the only sensible use for papaya was in Body Shop’s foot cream… until Tanu made this absolutely fabulous salad for me. That’s when I finally understood why God created the papaya! πŸ™‚ 1 Raw Papaya 2 limes 2 tsps sugar a pinch of salt 1 generous handful of peanuts a […]

Jul 9

Wanna Cook?!

Dinesh and I have been running the Cafe at the Bangalore Ashram with a fair measure of success, thanks to our tireless and super dedicated team who totally own the place as their very own … And we thought we should now do something more than just cook food and serve it for our very […]

Jul 5

Jilted Lovers or Mercenary Creative Writers

For some time now there have been a few people writing nasty stuff about Art of Living on their blogs. These people are alleged ex-Art of Living people who are on a self appointed mission to Β β€œexpose” the Art of Living Foundation and Sri Sri and almost every senior teacher/swami/office-holder you can think of. Here’s […]

Jul 3

Happy Guru Poornima 2012!!

Guruji is at Boone Ashram in the US. There are many people who say … it doesn’t matter, He is always with us and all that. I don’t really agree with them πŸ™‚ To be with Him physically is something else πŸ™‚ But when He is not there physically with us … all that longing […]

May 29

Why you cannot understand meditation?

Watch on youtube Jai Gurudeva! love bawa n dinesh

May 26

8 Lessons on Life from Cricket

What a ironical way to end the blogging silence than a post on Cricket πŸ™‚   I was asked to write ‘Lessons on Life from cricket’ for the Speaking Tree. My first thought was that the only lesson that can be learned is ‘Life is precious, don’t waste your time, Do something worthwhile”. But I […]