Monthly Archives: October 2011

Shiva: meaning “auspicious, kind, gracious”…

This is a photo of a statue of Shiva in meditation.  I wasn’t sure whether the description referred to the God or the statue (perhaps both), but the caption said its abode was on Mount Kailash in Tibet.  Breathtaking, don’t you think? The … Continue reading

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E-Publisher and Indie-Publishers

I have never been able to give up on my book projects. Never! Every so often I dust off my old manuscripts, revise them, and submit them to publishers. Recently, I sent two of my older rewritten novels to e-publishers.  … Continue reading

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Holy Mountain

Arunachala is a holy mountain in India, said to be the embodiment of Shiva, who is a significant Indian deity. A ritual is performed by many people who walk barefooted around the mountain three times. It takes about three hours. … Continue reading

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