I am happy I had a ticket to ride in the 50s: novelist Sankar ... SINDH TODAY - Sindh, Pakistan.‘Sankar’s latest biography, ‘The Unknown Face of Vivekananda - Part I’ has sold more than 89,000 copies, which according to the author is a feat in itself for a biography. ‘I am almost through with my Part II and then I will begin work on ‘Unknown Face of Aurobindo’.’
The Aurobindo biography will have an interesting detail about the revolutionary-turned-spiritualist’s personal life - his equation with his wife. ‘Aurobindo advertised on the matrimonial columns of newspapers while in Baroda for a suitable partner. And came to Calcutta to marry,’ Sankar disclosed.
Dr. Ananda Reddy will give a series of talks on selected chapters from The Life Divine, Book Two, Part Two Special Topic: The Philosophy of Rebirth Dates: August 18-24 Time: 9 AM--11:30 AM (with a small break in between) Venue: Ground floor conference hall at SACAR SACAR 39 Vanniar Street Vaithikuppam, Pondicherry 605012 Contact: (0413) 234-8067 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday, 22 Aug
Photo Exhibition: The Mothers Shrine Reaching Completion ::: Pitanga Hall ::: Fri ::: 8:00 AM
V5: Group Show by Pondicherry Artists ::: Kala Kendra, Bharat Nivas, Pavilion of India ::: Fri ::: 11:00 AM
Classical Music Recital ::: Pitanga ::: Fri ::: 7:30 PM
C I N E M A - "Habana Blues" ::: Bharat Nivas, Auditorium ::: Fri ::: 7:45 PM
Craft of the matter Chandigarh Newsline - Chandigarh, India. Also coming in for the first time as a part of Poompuhar are products from Auroville. These are perfumed candles, coasters and table mats made from pressed ...