Rekha

Ex-software engineer.  MBA. Outspoken mom. Artist. Language enthusiast. Writes at the confluence of parenting, Hindu dharma and the arts. Twitter: @Indic_Angle



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Friendship in Bharatiya culture

We may not particularly care for the promotion of consumer culture around newly created festivals like Friendship Day. We need not go out of our way to buy things or…


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Guru Purnima for kids

Perhaps no other day in the entire Hindu calendar is so filled with significance as Guru Purnima.  If a child imbibes the spirit of Guru Purnima, she or he can…


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How to introduce the Bhagavad Gita to children

Well-meaning parents and grandparents often give children a copy of the Bhagavad Gita. It could be either a pocket-sized version of the original, which becomes little more than a talisman,…