What I’m reading


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
  4. Re-reading Midnight’s Children by Salman Rushdie


  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

  1. Shikari: The Hunt by Yashwant Chittal
  2. 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