Daily Dose of Sanskrit from Mysore Miracle Man

Sanskrit and I have had a weird dalliance over the ages. When presented as a subject during my middle school days, I absolutely detested the rote-like-learning that came with it. A decade and a half later (in America), a genuine curiosity developed as I started reading Vedanta and related texts. During my Houston years, I …

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Calling all Sanskrit Poets

Q: What happens when a British woman with a degree in Classics and Sanskrit from Oxford University moves to Bangalore? A: She falls in love with an Indian fashion designer and a Royal Enfield Bullet aficionado (yes – that’s ONE person). She becomes a Bullet aficionado, he becomes a Sanskrit buff, they get married and …

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