Twin arts of dance and sculpture…silent guide to generations …. Vriddhagiriswarar Temple, Vriddhachalam,India

Last week when I stepped into a  Hindu temple popularly known as Vriddhagiriswarar Temple, Vriddhachalam – in Tamil Nadu of India, I was awe-struck by the sculptures of the temple with dedicated themes on music and dance  .(Bharatanatyam – ) Enriching themes indeed provide silent inspiration to all concerned in arts, music and dance and […]

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Stunning stone carvings…That is…. Srimushnam… Bhu Varaha Swamy temple

I love heritage, art, culture and history. In the beginning of this week I visited a small village town known as Srimushnam in  the southern part of Tamil Nadu state of India. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Srimushnam The place provides multiple perspectives. You find new tunes in the  engraved old stunning music stone  pillar carvings and paintings. One could learn […]

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Beauty in a marble and the sculptor

When I clicked the following  statues  of Hindu lord Ganesha on 31st August,2018 near Chennai,Tamil Nadu,India, in sculptor’s workshop,I  was upbeat in recollecting the following  thought provoking quotes. “Your life is a sculpture, every day chip away.” ― J.R. Rim “Every block of stone has a statue inside it  and it is the task of […]

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