Of the day Lord Ayyappa was told to lose his virginity by the Hon. Supreme Court of India; A Swamys (devotee) perspective

The Lord has been ordered by the Supreme Court of India to lose his virginity. Do I agree? Hell Yes!!! As a matter of fact, the next thing on the agenda before this mandala season should to make sure that Malikapurath Amma, the love of his life be married to him ASAP. Otherwise the violation … Continue reading Of the day Lord Ayyappa was told to lose his virginity by the Hon. Supreme Court of India; A Swamys (devotee) perspective

Of the idea whose time came a long time back; The LGBTQIAP community, its demonization and legal redemption in India

The Supreme Court of India finally decriminalized gay sex (section 377 of IPC introduced in 1861). Reading the report; I had mixed feelings. From the time I was a child growing up in a Hindu household in Kerala, I was told that the gender binary of the deities that we worship are deliberately ambiguous and … Continue reading Of the idea whose time came a long time back; The LGBTQIAP community, its demonization and legal redemption in India

Of Clara, Radha and Rathi; Candid confessions

Clara, Radha and Rathi; The 3 female film characters that in many ways define the perception of an average Malayalee male about the female of our species. For those late to the party or were living under a rock the last 30 years, they are characters from the movies Thuvanathumbikal and Rathinirvedam, both penned by … Continue reading Of Clara, Radha and Rathi; Candid confessions

Of regressive, left, liberal, secular excess

Under Siege! Never in my 45 years of existence as an Indian Hindu have I felt offended, as deeply and grievously as now! I am a Malayalee, born and brought up in a land where respecting other religions is a way of life. I have rarely seen a person in Kerala whatever maybe their religion … Continue reading Of regressive, left, liberal, secular excess