Inktober #day13 –Empty

Merriam-webster says empty is containing nothing, or unhabituated, unfrequented, not pregnant, Null sense, lacking reality substance, meaning or value. It calls be destitute of effect or force. It could mean devoid of sense, hungry, idleness, useless Somehow, we tend to use it for the word Sunyata of Buddhism, maybe because it is one of the …

To Be or Not Be Vegetarian.

The world vegetarian day is observed annually around the planet on October 1st.  In reality it celebrates the establishment of North American Vegetarian society.  This was in 1977 and endorsed in 1978 by international vegetarian union. The ideology being to promote joy, compassion and life-enhancing possibilities of vegetarianism. It brings to awareness the ethical, environmental, …

Periodic Table for Musical Notes.

Carnatic music has 7 notes, better known as saptaswara. As I was clearing up the attic found this old table that my Music teacher Sri Vasudev Bhat had explained. But the periodic table was drawn by Sri Narayana Bhat my dance teacher. sl. noqualitysarigamapadani1animal voicepeacockbullramkraunchanightingalehorseelephant2familydevarishidevadevapitrurishiasura3.castebrahmanakshatriyavaishyabrahmanabrahmanakshatrityavaishya4.colourlotus redpale yellowgoldwhiteblackturmeric yellowmixed.5.domicilejambudweepashakakushakraunchashalmalishwetapushkara6.discovering rishiagnibrahmachandravishnunaradatumburutumburu7.presidingdeityagnibrahmasaraswathishivavishnuvinayakasurya8.meteranushtabagayathrithrishtapubrahatipanjntiushnikajagati9rasaraudraveerakarunahasyasringarabhibhatsabhayanaka10treemangokharjuradatepalmbananalemonpomogranategrapevinepunnaga11starshabhishachitradhanishtamakhauttashapurvashasaanuradha.12.daysundaymondaytuesdaywednesdaythursdayfridaysaturday13life span in years7060504030201014.body buildstockyfrailhrsvastockytallmoderatetallhulk15foodpulsespayasakheerrotichitrannaflourscooked ricerice grains.16.ornamentskumkumatowoodkasturikarpuraokgallsandalwoodpouneet17clothing.whitesaffron/silkredblueyellowpatternedgreen.18flowersmograchampakpannagajodumalligeketakioleanderlotus19gemstonepearlsblue …