Daily Archives: May 1, 2006

A brief history of shubhakara siMha

The mahA-chInAchArya, shubhakara siMha, a nAstIka of the second varNa, was a remarkable, even if forgotten, figure in history largely forgotten in his homeland India. He was a descendent of the ikShvAku chieftain amR^itodana whose clan held a small kingdom … Continue reading

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Some old drawings-II

This was her piece on the goddesses- it is a ‘combined’ vision, though the drawings are entirely hers. It was done during the most dreary of all lectures, the geography class, during which even DoM, DamAr, tuNDika, duShTa-durmukha and others … Continue reading

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Some old drawings of devatA-s

While cleaning up, I found some old pictures R had drawn for me while in school. It brought me some nostalgia and with due permissions I scanned them to put them up. She drew much better later in life, but … Continue reading

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