centuries, poets all over the world have been writing
about the rhythmic changes and evolving patterns
of the seasons. Baba Nanak a sage poet singer the
first Sikh Guru’s hymns included in Shri
Guru Granth, raga tukhari Barah-Maha is my
inspiration throughout my life and while working
on this theme.
To me, human awareness, human consciousness changes
with seasons…it finds its own as the season
evolves. Through my work, I search for that elusive
peace, the awakening, a state where one is at peace
with environment and with self, a state of quiet
acceptance and awareness.
In the rendition of each season, I have tried to
source the colours from the flora and fauna peculiar
to that time of the year.
For me, Barah-maha has been a journey. One of seeing
things in my environment that otherwise I may not
have done, of comprehending and understanding the
play of each season in nature…in life…my