When the snow gets up your sari, think back on the price of freedom, and pose for the photograph, in the humor of the moment. This is global family today.
Image: Purva writes of her father… with grandmom in Kashmir, 27 years ago.
Purva of Earthy Mind writes in remembering women, this Independance Day for India the song lyrics of the song of this day in the land denoted by the Taj Mahal:
V A N D E M A T A R A M
Sujalam suphalam malayaja shitalam,
Shubhra jyostna-pulakita yaminim,
Suhasinim sumadhura bhashinim,
Sukhadam varadam Mataram!
Dvitrimshakoti bhujair dhrita-khara karavale
Abala kena ma eta bale!
Bahubaladharinim, namami tarinin,