When did this happen?

When did this happen?We are still quite unawareThey built a wall so strongNone of us can now say it’s so wrong. Not of brick and mortarNor of cement and stonesBut with emotions that run highOn a lot of hatred and lies. How did this happen?Oh! We are surely to blame.We threw open the gates of […]

Wonderful Gift

Kerala… A land of beauty Surrounded by seas on both sides A land of rich cultural and traditional diversity Each district and city in Kerala is known for its beauty It is God’s won country. Himachal Pradesh… Land towards the North and not the South A green land of beauty Rich culture and tradition flowing […]

Kerala & Himachal Pradesh

Hi! My name is Kerala. The meaning of my name is the land of coconuts. The two other names are Malabar and God’s Own Country. I was born on 1st November 1956. I am famous for the mesmerising backwater scenic beauty. Some famous handicrafts are coconut shell and banana fiber handicrafts. If you are visiting […]

Photograph

And the whole world stops for a moment, Everything is still, silent, peaceful, No time, no worries, Your heart stops beating, No feelings, no love, no hate, Just silence, Peaceful silence, A photograph. Still, how precious some are, Even though they don’t say anything, But end up saying so much, Leaving us speechless, Filling us […]

Where words leave off, music begins

Music is life and that is why our heart beats. Every living being in this world is incomplete without music. Music flows free beyond the barriers of languages, regions  and countries, and so we see music as a spectacular language of unity. Anyone can listen and enjoy music irrespective of age, caste, etc. People are […]

Mother’s Love

Mother’s love is that sweet ambrosia That all world takes in delight Like warm milk to the starving cat It comforts and soothes all. It is the blood that courses through the heart Giving life to the helpless And sucking in their grief. O Mother who loves and protects With tender tinges soothing tire, It […]

ഭൂമിയിലെ മാലാഖമാർ

കോവിഡ് 19, ഈ ലോകത്തെ മുഴുവനായി പിടിച്ചുലച്ച മഹാമാരി നമുക്ക് കാണിച്ചു തന്നത് ഇന്നേവരെ ആരും ശ്രദ്ധിക്കാത്ത അല്ലെങ്കിൽ വലിയ വില കൽപ്പിക്കാതെ പോയ ഒരുപാടു അമാനുഷികരെയാണ്-യഥാർത്ഥ മാലാഖമാർ .അതെ, ആരോഗ്യ പ്രവർത്തകരും പോലീസുകാരും ഒക്കെത്തന്നെ നമ്മൾ ഇതുവരെ കാണാതെപോയ വലിയ മനസ്സിന് ഉടമകളാണ്‌.അവരും മനുഷ്യരാണ് ഒരു പക്ഷെ ഈ രാജ്യത്തിൻറെ പല തട്ടുകളിലായി ജീവിക്കുന്ന സാധാരണ മനുഷ്യർ.പക്ഷെ അവർക്കു ഞാനും നിങ്ങളും അടങ്ങുന്ന ഈ സമൂഹത്തിനോടുള്ള പ്രതിബദ്ധത, സ്വന്തം കുടുംബത്തെയും കുഞ്ഞുങ്ങളെയും പോലും വേണ്ടത്ര ശ്രദ്ധിക്കാതെ […]

Recalling memories that never existed

Back in the early 1940s, segregation between coloured and white people was pretty common in the west, but over at South Africa at that time, they had apartheid, which was segregation at a totally different level. Most people who were considered minorities were out in a different section of the society, with walls around their […]

Touch Me Not!

There is a plant called “Touch Me not” that closes up when touched. Small children would find themselves in awe when they encounter this interesting plant. But, there is another “Touch Me Not” that will interest many kids and parents alike. It is not a book, a movie, or a TV serial. But, it is […]