Winter is here!

We are already in November. November means the onset of the winter season in northern India. And in Varanasi, it is surely true. It gets cold during the night and I use my blanket. The blanket which I use in December is on my bed right now. The sun is out in the day but … Continue reading Winter is here!

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Origami-The Art We Are Losing

Origami is the art of paper-folding. A piece of paper is folded and beautiful things are made. Animals, trees, shapes, and birds. Anything can be sculpted from the paper. Origami is generally associated with Japanese culture. Origami comes from the fusion of words "ori" which means folding and "gami" means paper. Japanese origami began sometime after Buddhist monks … Continue reading Origami-The Art We Are Losing