Posted in December 2012

A Blessing in Disguise?

Travelling through the thickly packed roads in urban Bangalooru (Bangalore, Karnataka) has always made me wonder if, in truth, it’s a blessing for the livestock that stray throughout the city. Paying respects Karnataka, the southern state of India, still values and respects cows, as its religious beliefs and laws are quite entwined. The cows are … Continue reading

Cow Fables

Cow Fables

Once on a silent weekend morning, much to my surprise, I heard some pleasant Indian musical notes being played on an air instrument in the streets outside. I noticed that the music stopped at certain intervals. Even though I had rushed to the balcony, I could not spot the source of the music. My husband … Continue reading