Monthly Archives: February 2011


Some Indian philosophies follow the “four main goals of life”, known as the purusharthas: 1. Dharma: Virtuous living. 2. Artha: Material prosperity. 3. Kama: Aesthetic and erotic pleasure. 4. Moksha: Liberation. Dharma, Artha and Kama are aims of everyday life, while Moksha is release from the cycle of death and rebirth. The Kama Sutra (Burton…

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Mystical Realism

Writing about art of an artist is like interpreting the abstract idea, it is like trying to express the meaning of something much more nebulous and abstract; it is like trying to materialize in words something that is not material to begin with. And yet we have in front of us very concrete paintings that…

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