A 10th Century Splendor

From Ambarnath, India Ballpoint pen on paper, 14 x 16   One lazy afternoon 30 years ago, I stood by this ancient temple – an 10th Century stone jewel incredibly tucked away in the clangor of a bustling Mumbai suburb. A couple of men were getting ready for their afternoon siesta even…

Sparrows by the Columns

From Ambarnath, India I stood in an ancient shrine to Lord Shiva – the Destroyer of Death in the Hindu Trinity. Known as the shrine of Ambreshwar or the Lord of the Skies, this was a 10th Century stone jewel incredibly tucked away in the heart of a bustling Mumbai suburb. Intricate…