fascination with the homeland
far from the air I breathe
enters maps in me I had no knowledge of
tears me into sweet bitter solitudes
|Lisa reading to children|
“I was born a Hindu, no doubt. No one can undo the fact. But I am also a Muslim because I am a good Hindu. In the same way I am also a Parsi and a Christian too.” - Mahatma Gandhi 30 May 1947
Last year when my friends Kumar Ketkar and Sharada Sathe came to visit us in Toronto, I invited a few friends to meet them. Among them wer...