About the custodian and her needs: I first met SB at the Gurgaon Organic Farmers Market. She brings produce from her farm. A woman in her 60s, she recently took to farming and started living at the farm itself. Living on the farm is fast becoming a rare phenomenon, with most farmers choosing to live […]
My decisive journey into natural farming began in June of this year. Since my mother and father have been doing work related to food and farming for almost a decade now, I’ve had the chance to visit and stay at several farms around the country (more on that soon). Our experiences also led to a […]
This first set of stories is about the discovery of new ideas that shaped me fundamentally. And the best part is that there was always a tangible way to learn about and explore all of them! Earth Care, People Care, Fair ShareI’d often heard people say ‘Permaculture is a way of life, not a method […]
Project introduction: JB’s 4-acre farm faced a number of challenges, including highly depleted soil, scarce water resources, and a harsh climate. But with the use of permaculture principles, we were able to turn it into a thriving operation. The custodian’s brief and existing challenges: The custodian of the farm had a clear vision for the […]
Bringing visual and word art together at the opening of the exhibition – Ekatm. I got the opportunity to read from my book – Fine Tangled Strands amongst art lovers of Delhi. The group exhibition was curated by celebrated artist Pankaj Nigam.
In conversation with Rashmi B. Nayar for the literary magazine, Coffee and Conversations, about my book, Fine Tangled Strands, poetry, cookies, and what it takes to write a poem. November 10, 2021.
In the stewing pot
frothing roses with
strains of yesterday’s conversation and…
I sat down slowly.
Pencil in hand
love on a platter,
and thought about how
I may reach you…
She looks up,
her eyes travel, they move
over the specks
of a white spray….