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Murdered Shamans, Witch Burnings & Indian Traditions

November 5, 2011


This post is meant to show the common thread that exists world over between different instances of destruction of bearers of natural traditions. The present is connected with the past and with what is happening in India currently. The christian movement in the last 1600 years of its existence has struck a death-blow to indigenous […]

Ganga Behti Ho Kyun – Bhupen Hazarika

November 5, 2011


This is one of my favorite songs by Bhupen Hazarika – it combines the call to Ganga through millenia and who better to do it then Bhupen da whose voice encapsulates that of our ancestors and descendents. He evokes Mother Ganga so beautifully. Ganga who is not just a river, infact the river is a […]