Tag Archives: Raavan

blog 226: rama is an eton toff!

The Tribe of Nicholson has enjoyed the Ramlila enormously! There are stages all over the city! So many in costume! As players or fans of each character! As each character swaggers on stage the fans cheer him. Or him as … Continue reading

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blog 225: sin eaters

The priest nodded. He looked out of the window at Benares as tears dropped down his cheeks. “The Ramlila as started. The 31 days of Rama. Our beloved Rajah rode his elephant through the streets to start the festival. The … Continue reading

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blog 73: there is this joke that goes when rama meet raavan one day…

I am preserving! I avoided direct reference to a controversial theory which is as self evident as the look on the face of an Indian. The Indian Mason Dixon Line is the historical line of invasion. Most of the invaders … Continue reading

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