Anatomy of a pilgrimage (Sringeri edition)

[Editor’s Note: My mother is a late adopter of the Internet. In the pre-Internet era, she used to write the loveliest of letters to her children. The letters stopped after I returned to India.┬áIn the past year, after she got comfortable with connectivity and gmail, the letters resumed as emails to her children. This is …

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In that case I’ll buy a cheaper car

A conversation between our 6-year old (A) and his mom. I was just a fly on the wall. A: When I grow up I’ll buy a Mercedes. MOM: Why Mercedes? A: Because its your favorite car. MOM: (gives him a sentimental hug and replies practically) Then you have to study VERY hard in school and …

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