Sweet Ganpati

It’s Ganpati at the moment. That is the both the name of and eponymous celebration of the god with the elephant head. For him we chant, pray and gift flowers in a colourful manner. Moreover we also observe the socio-spiritual-indulgent practice of ‘prasad’, as outlined below.
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Fields too far

There is a sadness in pixelated realities that only the virtual wanderer would ponder upon.
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Tribes are fun

I switched on the World Cup the other night to wind down after work. My home country was playing. I’m normally neutral when it comes to sports. But for kicks, I decided to start cheering for them.
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That be torrential

I recently encountered the word ‘Sonder’. It refers to the realisation that each random passerby is living a life as vivid and complex as your own. Pretty nifty.
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Busker

I stopped under the pale orange light to listen for a moment, because occasionally you realise you can. It was not just his generous figure that took up the pavement, it was also his grunty voice. He wore a fading black shirt. His black beard was unkempt. His white stratocastor, though, gleamed.
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