My collection of tales ... some old & a few new

Hello everyone, this is Sumit here and a warm welcome to my musings. Do look around and i am sure you will find something that strikes a chord inside YOU.

The land of the Seven Pagodas as claimed by the ancient mariners who used to visit the busy thriving port town of Mamallapuram documented in the annals of ancient history of the Indian Subcontinent. Then there came the period of World’s great floods, which submerged a major portion of this wonder land and what remains […]

Kartikeya, the God of War is a much-honored deity in South India. Referred by many names such as Muruga, Skanda, Subramanya, he is the son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvathi.When the five elements governed by Lord Shiva (Panch Mahabhoota – Earth , Water, Fire, Air and Ether ) united with Shakti ( Pure consciousness […]

During my stay in Chennai I was determined to make the most of the stay by visiting some of the monumental temples within this iconic city; temples which have been in existence for hundreds of years and have had a constant presence in frame of time that the city has witnessed. So accordingly, I visited […]

Dakshin Chitra, is a unique cultural museum of art, architecture, lifestyle showcasing broadly the various living themes prevalent in the four southern states of India namely Karnataka, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu. In addition to this there are also various performing arts and related events organised all throughout the year with the emphasis on promoting […]