Samuhik Shraadh Tarpan

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!

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!

Teejri 2022

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

An Ode to Ashish!

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!

Only One Earth!

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!

LHSG’S EARTH-KEEPERS!

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!

What is a Mother!

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.