He survives in the multiple crystallizations of memory of the people who carry him forward. I set out to understand Veerabhadra and found an entire social milieu which had to be understood to begin understanding him.
Wonhyo discovered a new way in which he could experience the world and that idea tipped. He shook up the social dynamics of 7th Century Korea by drinking the disgusting skull water.
Beach Cleaning Every Sunday, a bunch of us gather at the beach near our hometown and clean the shore. The best part is that we get to do it alongside enthusiastic children who show up week after week after week. When we enter the beach, it looks like a long-lost cousin of trash yards. We set a decent target distance. […]
Tasha is a musical instrument played to propitiate Veerabhadra. This is an attempt to understand Cultural Change and Continuity. Veerabhadra and Daksha Yagnya If you live in India, chances are, you heard about Veerabhadra, know his story. I will recount it briefly here: “Sati- the wife of Lord Shiva gets insulted by her father Daksha. A series of events occur […]