Tulsi Vivah at Bhagini Samaj The end of monsoon season in India and the advent of the Hindu wedding season is something related to the Tulsi Vivah in many parts of India as well as around the world among the Hindu community at large. The word Tulsi signifying the Holy Basil Plant and the word … Continue reading Tulsi Vivah 22
Samuhik Shraadh Tarpan at SSDS By Sikiladi Sarva Pitra Amavasya was marked by Ayodhya Foundation at Shree Sanatan Dharam Mandir, Nairobi on Sunday, 25th September before mid-morning. Nearly 50 men, women and a few youngsters collectively performed a Samuhik Shraadh Tarpan not only of their family ancestors but also for several thousands of Hindu ancestors who lost their … Continue reading Samuhik Shraadh Tarpan
Grown by a dozen By Sikiladi A dozen years ago, a dream turned real It took the form of print, and the paper so surreal! The Asian scenario fantastic All captured in the pages artistic! From guidance to news coverage Stating facts and fun at its young age! The readers had to be attracted … Continue reading Grown by a dozen!
The Festive Saavan month brings in various celebrations. One of these is Teej : a fasting festival observed mainly by married women. Teej for Sindhis is marked nearly five days prior to Shri Krishna Janamashtmi . In Nairobi this is collectively celebrated by the Sindhi women usually in a temple or at someone’s house. This … Continue reading Teejri 2022
His embrace Published in The Asian Weekly , Edition 614 ( 17th to 23rd June,2022) The magic of his embrace Worked like a divine grace It comforted me to the core Whenever I needed solace The softness of his embrace Felt like a feathery nest at best It cocooned me from the world Whenever I … Continue reading His Embrace!
Published in The Asian Weekly, Edition 614 ( June 10th to 16th, 2022) A dream fulfilled With a life half lived! He has taken his final bow Pulling down the curtains low Reaching out to households Bringing messages to society His soft words uttered less He bid goodbye and just left! Creating the Asian Media … Continue reading An Ode to Ashish!
https://anchor.fm/sikiladim/episodes/Only-One-Earth-e1jg95r Published in The Asian Weekly, Edition 613,( 3rd to 9th June,2022) to mark World Environment Day The world is coming to a standstillOur Ecosystem on degradation sillAwaken, arise all in togethernessGive the environment an upscale bill We have tasks aplenty to accomplishTo make our surroundings flourishLet’s conserve the Earth habitatBy not being greedy & … Continue reading Only One Earth!
Published in The Asian Weekly, Edition 609,(May 6th -12th,2022) News direct from the LHSG page may be found on the below mentioned link: http://www.kamaltolia.com/?p=4532&fbclid=IwAR38m63pBZbIPx3HeRuhwqgTSgdXW0SySVf8YrnYjoiqEqrq8lBFZ8JOKQY The Lotus Healing Seva Group have planted several plants and trees over the years, across the continents and have witnessed a remarkably high percentage of success in seeing those trees grow … Continue reading LHSG’S EARTH-KEEPERS!
A mother just as God cannot be described yet can be described in several ways. This poetic description of Mother as penned for the Mother’s Day Edition of The Asian Weekly is just a feeble attempt to narrate what a mother is.
Valentine Love By Sikiladi The season of fairytale love Every heart’s hidden treasure trove Jubilation found as a couple conjugation For 14th February is universal day of love Boys and girls go fun dating Pockets run through major spending Chocolates add sweetness of chirpy charm And The Red of Roses for hearts feels warm Humanity … Continue reading Valentine Love (2)