VoW 2017 was the first edition of the Valley of Words Literary Festival which invited me as both a resource person and a speaker in academic sessions. The Festival is the brainchild of Sanjeev Chopra who plans to begin a University there.
This is an essay on Tantra which originated from a draft prepared for some other purpose. Here I try to show how Tantra and Yoga are related to each other.
This is a review of the film Hichki. The reviewer critiques the Indian education system and Indian plutocracy.
Frs. Christian Mignon and Lawrence Abello were our greatest linguists and neo-Thomists. This post remembers them. Fr. Mignon went to the Man from Galilee this October, 20. Fr. Abello had returned to Jesus earlier.
This novel makes a mockery of the Japanese police, of parenting in Japan and of the modernist technique in Japanese letters. A forgettable and regrettable monumental effluvia.
This is a meditation on a God who unsettles us and cries out from among the poor. A God who hangs in shame from a Cross.