The Covenant

This ink design is inspired by Judges 2:1-2 The meditation on these verses and ‘the covenant’ itself led to the different expressions/reminders recorded in the Bible. Using simple lines and repetitive patterns the Tree of Life recorded in Genesis 2 is found on the left of the image.This is one of the earliest expressions ofContinue reading “The Covenant”

World Environment Day – June 5th 2018

Every year the world acknowledges June 5th as ‘World Environment Day’. This year the host nation India focuses on plastic management. Plastics by itself are not bad. But it is our understanding of its effects on our environment and our gross mismanagement of it that has led us to face the alarming effects to ourContinue reading “World Environment Day – June 5th 2018”

You know me

Oh yes, you shaped me first inside, then out; you formed me in my mother’s womb. I thank you, High God—you’re breathtaking! Body and soul, I am marvelously made! I worship in adoration—what a creation! You know me inside and out, you know every bone in my body; You know exactly how I was made,Continue reading “You know me”

Historic Day!!!

Today the North and South Korean Leaders meet. The North Korean Leader, Kim Jong-un and South Korean President, Moon Jae-in each crossed the borders. I was delighted to see the smiles on their faces. I have been praying for these 2 nations for so long. I literally feel like I had a part to playContinue reading “Historic Day!!!”

a rant

Today I’m thinking of Asifa, an 8 year old child raped and murdered for political and social reasons. But is this something really new, India? I was in my fifth standard walking along side my mother when someone grabbed my not-even-there-yet boobs. I was terrified, confused, worried. I still remember the street, I remember theContinue reading “a rant”

Doodle: Journey

Doodle: Journey God will bring people and events into our lives, and whatever we may think about them, they are designed for the evolution of His life in us. Thomas Keating, “Active Meditations for Contemplative Prayer” Psalm 139:7 God is omnipresent. He is everywhere you go.

Choices

Choices : We constantly make choices in this journey of life. The choices we make affects the life we live and the lives we are responsible for. Some choices can be blurry and not so clear. However we are given the tools to make wise choices. And even in the event of a choice thatContinue reading “Choices”

Gratitude

‘gratitude’ by, Henri Nouwen: “Gratitude is not a simple emotion or an obvious attitude. It is a difficult discipline to constantly reclaim my whole past as the concrete way in which God has led me to this moment and is sending me into the future. It is hard precisely because it challenges me to faceContinue reading “Gratitude”

Compassion preceeds provision

pondering over the story of the 5 loaves of bread and 2 fish. Here Jesus was talking and telling stories to a huge bunch of people. Stories about the art of living and true life. The time flew by and it was time for a meal. So Jesus looks at all these people just waitingContinue reading “Compassion preceeds provision”

Epiphany

Epiphany! Today is the day we celebrate the arrival of the wise men before Jesus the king. This year I had the priviledge of chatting with an astrophysicist. It was awesome. We talked through some astronomical terms in lay terms 😉 like parallax shift, retrograde motion, stationary star, the rising of the stars etc. ThereContinue reading “Epiphany”