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Apr 07 2018

भाइयों और बहनों..आयोडेक्स लगाइए और एक वोट दीजिये पहाड़ी लड़की को 🙏 Peeps..pleaseeeee do vote for Doxsab Varuna and her travel story!. Peace Click below to...

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Abhi Mujh Me Kahin – Guitar Cover

Mar 09 2018

…like a kite with a broken string..i wandered in endless skies.. today i sing..for i know not what tomorrow might bring.. and the story goes on.. Today morning as my Google cab waited, I was wading thru these verses after seeing off Varuna to snowy lands. Couple verses from the Hindi song Abhi Mujh Me Kahin performed by Sonu Nigam for the movie, Agneepath....

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Musaafir Hoon Yaaron – Tribute to Sridevi

Feb 26 2018

Impermanence of life yet the soul travels on. Salute and tribute to Sridevi on her sudden death. This Kishore Kumar song just popped into my head..first attempt. RIP Sridevi Lyricist : Gulzar | Movie : Parichay...

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RIP Shyam Bhai

Feb 23 2018

Shyam Venkatramani also known as Shyam Sunder or as I fondly called him, Shyam bhai when I knew him in 2012-13 during my volunteer days at Aurobindo Ashram at South Delhi. A master Mridangam player, amazing on Harmonium and gifted vocals he had. This morning while browsing through my Facebook friends, the infamous “Remembering” tag under his name shocked...

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Vipassana Meditation – 10 days of Silence

Jan 10 2018

I’m posting this verbatim from Varuna’s blog about Vipassana meditation course that she took at Dharamsala (Himachal, India). Vipassana Meditation Retreat Course – My 10 days of Experience in Silence Four years back when my sister did her 10-day Vipassana course, I looked at her with disdain and thought how could she waste her 10 days doing nothing...

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Jagjit Singh – An Enigma

Dec 30 2017

There is an old anecdote that my Father always tells me and my brother. “When you were little kids of 5 and 8 respectively (my brother is 3 years older than me) – people who would visit our house would often ask – who is listening to these ancient songs of Talat Mahmood?”. It turns out that both of us would find ourselves crooning to the music of...

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Sound of Silence

Dec 17 2017

Tried learning Simon & Garfunkel’s Sound of Silence recently on my Guitar. Lyrics: Hello darkness, my old friend I’ve come to talk with you again Because a vision softly creeping Left its seeds while I was sleeping And the vision that was planted in my brain Still remains Within the sound of silence In restless dreams I walked alone Narrow streets of...

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