Radha Krishna

Let’s celebrate this month of love The eternal and sublime love story of the Hindu God, Krishna and his childhood sweetheart, Radha still mesmerizes many. It has formed to be the subject of painting for long and still inspires many. The depiction of love between the two can be seen in the paintings below. Note-TheContinue reading “Radha Krishna”

The Female Form in Paintings

Women form the topic of paintings for artists from all over the world. They have inspired painters through generations to explore and depict the many aspects of a woman’s life. Women find expression in their paintings as lovers, mothers, dancers, musicians,painters. Women can be seen in paintings doing various chores of daily life. These paintingsContinue reading “The Female Form in Paintings”

Thoughts of my beloved Pt.4

The days always pass by so quickly like winged birds whose fleeting glimpses we get before they vanish into the woods. But the days seem to go so slowly when I wait for my loved one to come by. The waiting, the anticipation is sometimes sweet; sometimes it rises to a crescendo and creates aContinue reading “Thoughts of my beloved Pt.4”

“A thing of beauty is a joy forever “

A rose plant in full bloom is a treat to the eyes. I behold these plants everyday in my garden. They bring such joy to me. Rose is my favourite and my most loved flower. The prickly,thorny plant appeal to my senses as no other does. I planted roses of different colours in my frontContinue reading ““A thing of beauty is a joy forever “”

It was an engaging film

I recently watched the film, ” Phantom Thread “, and was filled with such love. I wondered at the weird love story the movie portrays as also the intensity of the love which the two main characters so beautifully act out. Daniel Day-Lewis plays Reynolds Woodcock , a famous fashion designer who falls in loveContinue reading “It was an engaging film”

Wedding Season

The wedding season has begun this year like in the many years before . It would flourish this season as in previous seasons. It would seep into people’s lives and play havoc with their finances. It would set boundaries for a new couple. It would bring nearly forgotten relatives and friends together. It would soundContinue reading “Wedding Season”

A sense of alienation

Families galore. Relationships galore. I see them every where. They seem perfect. They seem to flourish so effortlessly. So effortlessly do they flow. I wonder how they flow so seamlessly. People go about their work and come back to their families. It seems so natural . So simple. Love flows like a river unhindered .Continue reading “A sense of alienation”