July 24, 2007


my grandaunt...
dr. anasuya mashruwala, 91, queen of sudoku
remembered a pithy from her on the subject of diverse medicinal systems and good health.
"ayurvedic diet, allopathic diagnosis, homeopathic cure."
seems to have worked for her.

July 22, 2007

the bride

calcutta wedding

"All weddings are similar, but every marriage is different." -John Berger

"A good marriage is that in which each appoints the other guardian of his solitude." -Rainer Maria Rilke [ via Guruji ;-) ]

July 14, 2007

what's your glamour?

archaic) a magic spell; enchantment
(modern) air of compelling charm(often with sex-appeal), romance and excitement...especially when delusively alluring (i love that word... delusive....yummm)

cast a spell over someone, particularly to change how things appear to them

July 11, 2007

what's your fetish?

fetish : an object believed to have supernatural powers,
in particular a man-made object that has power over others.

fetishism : attributing inherent powers or value to an object

here's one of mine :