LfE 13: The last day and the Bicycle story

06/12/2009 Hello! It’s nearly noon on this bright sunshiny Sunday. The temperature is 8 Degrees Celsius. Last night it hit an unusual 9 degrees! I had planned to pull out my gloves only after December started but I remember November days being colder than this! [Read More]

Arranged Marriage

Arranged marriage is an old concept. It existed long before people accepted love (that occurred before marriage) as a valid reason to marry. The process through which this changed is reflected very well in the movie ‘Fiddler on the Roof’. [Read More]

Oraayiram Paarvayile Lyrics and Translation

I’ve always found this song very hauntingly romantic. **Nooru murai piranthaalum nooru murai iranthaalum Unai pirinthu vegu thooram naan oru naalum povathillai Ulagaththin kanngalile uruvangal marainthaalum [Read More]