What I’m reading

July 2018

All The Lives We Never Lived by Anuradha Roy
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë (re-read)
Mystic Experiences With Himalayan Masters by Dr Sant Dharmananda

June 2018

Darke by Rick Gekoski
The Black Hill by Mamang Dai
Storylines: Conversations with Women Writers (re-read)
पुढे जान्ण्यासाठी मागे वळून पाहताना (अनिल अवचट, अभय बंग, आनंद नाडकर्णी)
जीवाभावाचे  by अनिल अवचट

May 2018

My Brilliant Friend: Neapolitan Novels by Elena Ferrante
गौरी मनातली edited by मेधा राजहंस
A Fistful of Wisdom by Om Swami

April 2018

सप्तक  by महेश एलकुंचवार
पश्चिमप्रभा  by महेश एलकुंचवार
आपले’से  by अनिल अवचट

March 2018

Touch The Sky by Rashmi Bansal
Science of Breath: A Practical Guide by Swami Rama
Urmila by Pervin Saket
Meditations to Heal Your Life by Louise Hay

February 2018

  1. To The Moon: How I Blogged My Way to Bollywood by Malini Agarwal
  2. How to Be a Bawse by Lilly Singh
  3. Saving Maya by Kiran Manral
  1. Jasoda by Kiran Nagarkar
  2. When the Moon Shines By Day by Nayantara Sahgal
  3. Gurudev: On The Plateau of the Peak by Bhanumathi Narasimhan
  4. The Perils of Being Moderately Famous by Soha Ali Khan


December 2017
Shikari: The Hunt by Yashwant Chittal
Cobalt Blue by Sachin Kundalkar, translated by Jerry Pinto
November 2017
1) Yatra:Antaryatra (Marathi) by Vasant Abaji Dahake
2) Asvastha Shataakachi Kavita (Marathi) by Vasant Abaji Dahake
3) Max Perkins: Editor of Genius by A. Scott Berg
4) Thirteen Ways of Looking at the Novel by Jane Smiley
October 2017
1) The One Thing by Gary Keller
2) The Remains of The Day by Kazuo Ishiguro
September 2017
1) Home Fire by Kamila Shamsie
2) The Point of Vanishing: A memoir of two years in solitude by Howard Axelrod
3) Feeling Good Together by Dr David Burns
4) All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque
August 2017
1) Lone Fox Dancing by Ruskin Bond
2) The Ministry of Utmost Happiness by Arundhati Roy
3) A Little Book of Life by Ruskin Bond
4) Tiffin: Memories and Recipes of Indian Vegetarian Food by Rukmini Srinivas
July 2017
1) Walden on Wheels by Ken Ilgunas
2) How We Live and Why we Die: The Secret Lives of Cells by Lewis Wolpert
June 2017
1) Birth of a Dream Weaver: A Writer’s Awakening  by Ngugi Wa Thiong’o
May 2017
 1) The Gustav Sonata by Rose Tremain (Read)
 2) Re-read David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
 3) We Need to Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver
  4) A Million Thoughts by Om Swami
 April 2017
1) The Journey Continues: A sequel to Apprenticed to a Himalayan Master by Sri M
2) Re-read: Old Man and The Sea by Ernest Hemingway
3) Bag It All by Nina Lekhi (almost done)
4) The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben
March 2017
1) Behind Her Eyes by Sarah Pinborough
2) The Vegetarian: A Novel by Han Kang
February 2017
1) Hot Milk by Deborah Levy
2) Ordering from the Cosmic Kitchen by Patricia Crane
3) The Biology of Belief by Bruce Lipton
January 2017
1) My Favorite Nature Stories by Ruskin Bond
2) Kundalini: An Untold Story by Om Swami
October 2016
1) Em and the Big Hoom by Jerry Pinto
 2) Shiva by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
 3) A Fistful of Love by Om Swami
 4) Breath, Mind and Consciousness by Harish Johari
 5) When All is Not Well by Om Swami
 September 2016
1) A House for Mr Biswas by V S Naipaul
2) The Light Between Oceans by M L Stedman
3) The Lie Tree by Francis Hardinge
4) A Camino of the Soul by Katherine Elliott
August 2016
1) Selected Poems, T S. Eliot
2) Gurus: Stories of India’s Leading Babas by Bhavdeep Kang
3) Maps for a Mortal Moon by Adil Jussawalla
July 2016
1) Asylum by Jerry Pinto
2) Kala Ghoda Poems by Arun Kolatkar
3) A Name for Every Leaf by Ashok Vajpeyi
June 2016
1) Jeujri By Arun Kolatkar
2) Spontaneous Healing by Andrew Weil
 3)Re-read You Can Heal Your Life by Louise Hay
 4) The Reader by Bernhard Schlink
 May 2016
1) When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
2) Before We Visit the Goddess by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
3) Yoga For You by Prahlada Reddy and Shameem Akthar
4) Where I Live by Arundhathi Subramaniam
April 2016
1) Yoga Sacred and Profane by Dennis Littrell
2) Of Mystics and Mistakes by Sadhguru
3) Krishnamurti’s Journal by J Krishnamurti
4) Process: The Writing Lives of Great Authors by Sarah Stodola
March 2016
1) A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry
2) All The Birds, Singing by Evie Wyld
3) The Creative Writing Coursebook edited by Julia Bell & Paul Magrs
4) What is Meditation? by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
February 2016
1) Nine by Anupama Raju
2) Ghachar Ghochar by Vivek Shanbag
3) Pranayama: The Art and Science by Dr H R Nagendra
 January 2016
1) A Spool of Blue Thread – Anne Tyler
2) The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery (Re-read)
 3) Prana Pranayama Prana Vidya by Swami Niranjanananda Saraswati
 December 2015
1) New Perspectives in Stress Management by Dr H R Nagendra & Dr R Nagaratna (Yoga)
2) Barefoot in the Heart: Remembering Neem Karoli Baba – Edited by Keshav Das
3) Brave Enough: A Mini Instruction Manual for The Soul – Cheryl Strayed
4) Timeless Secrets of Health & Rejuvenation by Andreas Moritz
  November 2015
1) Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
 2) The Wellness Sense by Om Swami
 3) Mother India by Pranay Gupte
 October 2015
  1) India: A Wounded Civilisation by V. S. Naipaul
2) Bringing Yoga to Life: The Everyday Practice of Enlightened Living by Donna Farhi
3) Lila by Marilynne Robinson
4) Poems for Life Selected by Laura Barber