via Complaining Man II by Abul Hisham - 2018 നാളെ (nale – tomorrow), ഇന്നലെ (innale – yesterday) , ഇന്ന് (innu – today) these are the words that the complaining man has written on the floor in the Malayalam language by breaking open a string of pearls, by breaking open something that was perfect and by laying them down on the…

Anantha Shayanam of Sri Bhagwan Vishnu

I am standing in front of the Sri Padmanabha Swamy temple in Trivandrum, Kerala, India. From here onwards there is a long pathway that leads to the actual temple entrance. After putting away my mobile phone, in a locker provided on the temple grounds, I enter the temple from the main entrance. Almost immediately I…

Confines of consciousness

Everything that I see is a reflection of my own self, for the only experience that I will ever know of is that of myself, for every thought that I will ever have is created in me itself, for nothing truly exists beyond the confines of my own consciousness, and yet it is not mine…