No Shoes Indoors

May 09, 2019

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The origins of this  gently-but-strictly enforced rule in all traditional Asian homes might be many. But I think the real reason is the art that is displayed on the floor…. … Continue reading

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A Note on Phulkari Classification

April 30, 2019

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A compilation of my jottings on Phulkaris Textiles of Punjab

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One Old Lady meets Another

April 28, 2019

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The paint has worn out. And there are plenty of nicks on the woodwork, each telling an unforgetable tale. Layers of old paint shed – layers of fresh paint applied … Continue reading

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Long Live the Spirit of Mumbai!

April 17, 2019

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Pydhonie, Mumbai, April 16, 2019. It is in the midst of the wholesale markets for everything. It is in this area that Dhirubhai Ambani began as a yarn trader. Millions … Continue reading

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Memories of Nagaland

April 15, 2019

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The wealth of one’s life is the memories we collect – for only these can travel with us everywhere and be summoned at a moment’s notice to light up our … Continue reading

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Tears in Heaven

March 29, 2019

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We never love quite as much as at the time of saying goodbye…. I loved this piece – I loved the artist who lived a hundred years ago – I … Continue reading

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Art Connoiseurs – Have you registered yet?

March 28, 2019

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Textile Study Tour of Punjab

March 16, 2019

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Preface on the minor notes about the textile study tour, Punjab, 2019

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The Olden Days – Punjab

February 25, 2019

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Can you feel the peace in this village? It is almost as if time had stopped still here: That era always attracts me and makes me wistful …the helplessness of … Continue reading

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Glimpses of Punjab

February 24, 2019

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A few photos that offer a little cultural flavour of the style Punjab. It was a delight to witness the preservation of ethnic identity in-spite of the tsunami of bland … Continue reading

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Conversations – The Soul of Punjab

February 21, 2019

Over deep conversations about phulkaris, over chai & pakodas followed by parathas & butter, we bonded - discussing the culture of their youth, of their childhood homes and the culture of the time.

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A few photos of the grand old women and men who were young at the time of the "hallaa" ... the Partition.

Over deep conversations about phulkaris, over chai & pakodas followed by parathas & butter, we bonded - discussing the culture of their youth, of their childhood homes and the culture of the time.

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A Textile Lover’s Dream

February 20, 2019

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7am As I struggled to walk barefoot at 15 degrees Centigrade on even colder marble floors – suddenly I see this vision: An unopened pile of textiles …who knows what … Continue reading

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