Images from a walk

June 21, 2009

I have stopped taking MLC2 out with me on my morning walk these days….it’s summer, and I have to leave really early to get back before the temperature rises to uncomfortable levels, and I don’t feel all that safe to be carting it around. But a few days ago, I did, and here are some random things that I caught…

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My brother...and Ananda Shankar

June 20, 2009

My brother was a very talented mridangam player, and if he had put his mind to it, he could (I’m not saying it because he was my brother) have become one of the top players in Carnatic music…but he was too easy-going for that.

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June 19, 2009

Incredible, the way technology allowed us, sitting in the porch of a house in St Louis, to watch, live, the annual ceremony for my brother…we saw the puja, the food being served on plantain leaves, several of the guests stepped over and said hello, and they were able to see Eli, too….

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