Day: 18 September 2012

Festivals and celebrations, Mumbai Diary

Ganpati Bappa Morya -Getting ready for Ganesha

English: Bal Gangadhar Tilak (Photo credit: Wikipedia) With Purshottam’s month finally over, the entire city is getting ready to celebrate the festival of Ganesha. With the rains miraculously gone, the past week has seen aT a flurry of activity as makeshift marquees or pandals were being erected in several street corners to welcome the various Darlings …


The Krishna Key – Uncovering Ancient secrets in Modern Times

Gods and Godesses of Indian mythology have always held deep fascination for the historian and scientist alike. For centuries people have tried to find the truth behind the story: did the Ramayana actually happen?  Was the Mahabharata a historical fact or a mere myth perpetuated and embellished over  the ages? Did Krishna really exist? And …