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Forgiveness

Violets:

Dear readers, I am sorry that my posts are a bit sparce these days.

"Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it." - Mark Twain

By way of segue, here's an interesting link to an article on edible flowers.

October 13th – Lucky for some

October 13th. It was on this day in 1899 that my grandpa and fellow soldiers were ordered off a ship from Calcutta. They didn’t want to disembark – it was Friday 13th and an unlucky day to begin anything new – but there was a war on and the officers were impatient to get started. Two days later grandpa was captured and stayed that way until the siege of Ladysmith.

'The Most Delicious Cauliflower Curry'

Hello bloggees! Excuse my quietness durung September. A few issues needed addressing on the home front. Here's hoping that October is more productive in Blog Land.

Sarbani Basu of San Francisco, California writes:

"Once I had a cauliflower curry at a friend's home. It was the
most delicious cauliflower curry I have ever had. Unfortunately she has not
been able to pass me the recipe, but told me that she got it from your book.
Would you please email me the recipe. I would really appreciate if you do.

'The Most Delicious Cauliflower Curry'

Hello bloggees! Excuse my quietness durung September. A few issues needed addressing on the home front. Here's hoping that October is more productive in Blog Land.

Sarbani Basu of San Francisco, California writes:

"Once I had a cauliflower curry at a friend's home. It was the
most delicious cauliflower curry I have ever had. Unfortunately she has not
been able to pass me the recipe, but told me that she got it from your book.
Would you please email me the recipe. I would really appreciate if you do.

‘Kirtan London’ launch party

 

Here’s the recent launch party for ‘Kirtan London,’ a new project to bring accessible and tuneful kirtan to spiritually awakened Londoners.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4rt8OtmICVY&feature=g-all-esi

One Thousand Year Old Recipe

I get dozens of recipe requests weekly. Some enquiries are redirected to my recipe page. Others are advised to search my cookbooks.

And some, like this one from Isvari Rani Dasi (from India I think), are answered as a blog entry. Isvari wanted me to share my Tamarind Rice recipe.

Paralympics: One good idea. 2.5 million tickets.

So here is the man of the day. Sir Ludwig Guttman. Although his name may be unfamiliar, he’s the man we all have to thank for the Paralympic Games, which concluded in London this evening.

Winning over Physical Adversity

Winning over Physical Adversity

We are all equal – or are we?

Oscar Pestorius’ running blades

Akhandadhi Das had a Paralympic theme to his Thought for the Day this morning, talking about the old conundrum of physical differential, spiritual equality, and which is ‘real.’

You should be able to hear it in a day or two by going here, as usual:

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