The Body and why it isn't spoken of in India

#1 Oct 6th, 2013, 18:06
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Why is our artistic tradition best admired in foreign museums?
In a room that smelled of wood and glue, carpenters moved several clay pots with firm, round breasts into boxes destined for Belgium. Now Belgian rather than Indian eyes will feast on these ritual Vedic pots, part of a mammoth treatise on ‘The Body In Indian Art’, displayed across eight galleries. As wood shavings flew into the air around them, workers prepared more than 350 pieces of Indian art from 56 different museums for the move to Brussels.
#2 Oct 6th, 2013, 19:51
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India and Indian are the biggest hypocrites and racists in the world.

Bollywood shows Indian heroines as item girls, but, in the IPL we need to import East European cheerleaders!

We have Kamasutra, Khajurao and other temples depicting all kinds of sexual images but, we don't discuss about sex. It is taboo.

Our marriage ads describe a prospective bride to be "wheatish complexion' when they are far from it!


#3 Oct 6th, 2013, 23:23
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Oh how I objectify thee
My toasted double roti
My bride to be
On with ghee
On with honey
How much is that dowry money?
#4 Oct 6th, 2013, 23:57
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maybe they mean 'whole wheat'
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate; our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure - Marianne Williamson
#5 Oct 7th, 2013, 00:06
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Wheaten... is that the green of wheat in the fields?

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