Abracadabra By K. B. Ganapathy

Musings on statues in our city
Abracadabra By K. B. Ganapathy, Columns

Musings on statues in our city

December 29, 2023

How about one for Farrokh K. Irani? In the early days of this month December 2023 there was an important news break concerning installation of a statue in our City of Palaces, Heritage Buildings, Parks, Temples, and, of course, of Statues which is a recent phenomenon. As I remember, before 1970s there were only two…

Forgotten Godman remembered!
Abracadabra By K. B. Ganapathy, Columns

Forgotten Godman remembered!

November 5, 2023

Day before yesterday when the Founder-Convenor of city’s well-known NGO, Mysore Grahakara Parishat (MGP) Dr. Bhamy V. Shenoy sent me a message about his visit to a high school established by Sathya Sai Baba Trust near Mandya, I was all attention. I had thought that the memory of Sri Sathya Sai Baba of Puttaparthi fame,…

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