andhyā samāgama tapana magana keno hema ghana kole aparūpa kata pūraba parvvata suvarṇa chandramā bhāle As the sunset approaches, the sun shines on the mountain illuminating it like it has golden ornaments. This is especially so in the springtime. Then as the moon rises it also beautifies that mountain with its rays. suvarṇa […]
Cupid and the Kama-Gayatri The eternal Cupid, Shri Krishna, is eternally distinct from the material Cupid. The material Cupid produces pleasure only temporarily, but then lulls one into material dullness in just the next moment. But the eternal Cupid is ever-awakening and the transcendental pleasure is ever-increasing in ever-renewing developments. […]
nīlāmbhodhi-taṭe sadā sva-virahā-kṣepanvitaṁ bāndhavaṁ śrīmad-bhāgavatī kathā madirayā sañjīvayan bhāti yaḥ śrīmad-bhāgavataṁ sadā sva-nayanāśru-pāyanaiḥ pūjayan gosvāmi-prabaro gadādhara-vibhūr-bhūyāt mad-ekā-gatiḥ “On the shore of the broad blue ocean, Gadādhar Paṇḍit used to read Śrīmad Bhāgavatam to Śrī Chaitanya Mahāprabhu, who was suffering from the great internal pain of separation from Himself (Kṛṣṇa). Gadādhar Paṇḍit […]
This is a painting I finally finished after chipping away at for a few years. It is inspired by the pastime of Mārkaṇḍeya Rishi’s vision of Maya – the illusionary energy of divinity and the destructive force of the pralaya as described in the Śrīmad Bhāgavatam. I love the cosmic nature of this […]
I don’t believe in art. I believe in artists. Marcel Duchamp
Real Artists Ship Steve Jobs This is the is the bomb artist need to hear when they find themselves in a creative dam of to many unfinished works. To push my own practice I have had this idea for a while to enter a discipline drawing process of creating […]
When you are looking for God, God is in the look of your eyes. ~ Mevlana Rumi A friend posted this rumi quote on facebook the other day. Rumi is a great sage of the islamic culture and a testimony to the beauty of poet’s ability to express divinity […]
140 cryptic digital mystic dance of words in a mind. Left behind in failure of devotion. Fusion prose, kavi pose or a blast to the commotion Black Cloud River is an experiment of prose in the twitter stream. I have not used twitter much as a communication tool being a bit […]
Driving cars, having showers and drifting off to sleep ideas come that have to become images. These are spaces in your loop where you have no way of recording it. Some of my greatest works never make from this chamber of inspiration other find a way, this was one.
Saturday Morning 5 minute photoshop remix copyright skirting not for profit culture smash.
This is my fist ipad sketch using Autodesk SketchBook Pro and Wacom’s bamboo stylus . It is an image that came to me as this verse from Śrī Rūpa Gosvāmī’s Upadeśāmṛta was playing in my mind as I adjusted my diet to combat candida. It is a make or break of spiritual life explaining […]
I think that the narrative of this music video is the most profound critique of digital life I am yet to see. A lot of talk is created as mankind embraces a lifestyle embedded with the digital. It is a huge dialogue but this piece hits the point of the […]