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Inspiration - Kolam

Cet art indien traditionnel m’inspire par sa beauté.  Les Kolams sont des dessins réalisés avec de la poudre de craie au sol et sont élaborés selon une grille de point pour assurer la symétrie.   37 kata lagi

Art

Drawing kolams in our lives

As we explore connections, I suddenly became aware of a brilliant tool around us, something that is essentially about realizing the infinite beautiful patterns that can be created… 374 kata lagi

Thoughts

Drawing Kolams in our lives

As we explore connections, I suddenly became aware of a brilliant tool around us, something that is essentially about realizing the infinite beautiful patterns that can be created… 369 kata lagi

Activities

The Cockroach and Me

I love my early morning ritual of drawing a ‘kolam’* on the specially embedded black granite stone just outside of our apartment’s main door. The routine is to sweep the tiny space,  sprinkle some water, mop the black granite stone and draw a nice pattern (which comes to my mind), with a wet piece of white chalk.   286 kata lagi

Bisa Berenang Dalam Tiga Hari

Di usia 26 tahun, saya (akhirnya) bisa berenang. Bukan sulap, bukan sihir, basic skills berenang saya kuasai hanya dalam tiga hari. Tepatnya pada tanggal 6-7 dan 13 Februari 2016, saya mengambil kelas renang. 380 kata lagi

Turning Words Into Actions

Rangoli. .... the designs on the floor

Do you remember these geometric designs at the front door? Perhaps you are one of the lucky ones,in whose home the practice of kollam or rangoli is still on. 216 kata lagi

Hindu Practices

God's Own Initials

God’s Own Initials : Pillayar Suzhi & Other Holistic Hindu Symbols

No Hindu puts down a thing in paper with pen-pencil without first marking the ‘Pillaiyar Suzhi’ – to Lord Ganesh (Pillayar is Thamizh name of Ganesha). 1.370 kata lagi

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