Tag Archives: time

Mysore Pak every 365 days


It is that time of the year again. Deepavali. The festival of lights. I have been busy all morning, melting ghee, sifting flour, and preparing sugar syrup of just the right consistency. Stirring the mixture with my right hand, and … Continue reading

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A view from the balcony


My living room clock shows 6.30 p.m. The day is winding down. Children, who have played outdoors all evening, are heading back to their homes. The birds have returned to their nests. The world is still aglow, lit by the … Continue reading

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The Great Wall and Time


The sun’s heat is scorching. We walk at a steady pace, completely awed.  We are at the Great Wall of China.  Before we reach the starting point, our guide briefs us about the Wall and its history, and loads us … Continue reading

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If I had the time….


This evening, as I stood on my balcony gazing up at the sky, I admired the fluffy clouds moving gently across the sky. I smiled, as I remembered a game that we played as kids, when we would lie on … Continue reading

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An Ode to my Dad


This is an old post…it is now six years since my Dad passed away.  Felt like re-posting. It is six years since my Dad passed away. He was there one moment, and gone the next.  Initial shock gave way to denial, … Continue reading

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What is time?


        Courtesy – cmcacorner.com There is one sentence that I hear very often  -“I don’t have the time.” I say this a lot too! The days just seem to fly. The New Year is already 16 days old! What is … Continue reading

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The Inexorable Passage of Time


Call it what you may, but I have this compulsive urge to know the time at all hours of the day.  Our home has wall clocks and time pieces in every room, sometimes even two or three in a room.  … Continue reading

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