Art · Language

Light of My Soul

प्यार में जुनून है पर दोस्ती में सुकून है । Love is passion but friendship is peace. Farewell, remember me in your dua as I depart, Savour the taste of my name on your tongue, Treasure our moments in the vaults of your heart, Cherish my salam in every missive that is sprung. Your darkest nights:… Continue reading Light of My Soul

Art · Books · World

A Self-Portrait in Art and Letters

"In the morning it was so beautiful on the road to Turnham Green - the chestnut trees and the clear blue sky and the morning sun mirrored in the water of the Thames; the grass was sparkling green and one heard the sound of church bells all around." Vincent had been an art dealer… Continue reading A Self-Portrait in Art and Letters



Continuing my course on Modern Art on Coursera, these are the new paintings that I have learnt about. The paintings are Gare Montparnasse (The Melancholy of Departure) by Giorgio di Chirico, Waterlilies by Monet, The Empire of Light II by René Magritte, Broadway Boogie Woogie by Piet Mondrian and Christina's World by Andrew Wyeth. Gare Montparnasse was exciting for… Continue reading Andante