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Remembering UR Ananthamurthy The literary icon who took a stand against Modi

Aug 24, 2014

Remembering UR Ananthamurthy The literary icon who took a stand against Modi

At the height of the recent Lok Sabha poll campaign, Ananthamurthy had said he would leave the country if Narendra Modi becomes Prime Minister but later did a U-turn #India #InMemoriam #Padma Bhushan #UR Ananthamurthy #Kannada Literature #Jnapith award
Ananthamurthy cremated with full state honours

Aug 23, 2014

Ananthamurthy cremated with full state honours

The last rites were conducted as per Hindu traditions fulfiling the wishes of Ananthamurthy, who was equally brilliant in Kannada and English writing. #InMemoriam #Ananth Kumar #DV Sadananda Gowda #Jnanpith award #Siddaramaiah #Girish Karnad #UR Ananthamurthy #Bangalore University
Jnanpith award winner UR Ananthamurthy passes away after kidney failure

Aug 22, 2014

Jnanpith award winner UR Ananthamurthy passes away after kidney failure

Jnanpith awardee and renowned Kannada writer UR Ananthamurthy passed away this evening at a Bangalore hospital where he was undergoing treatment for kidney infection and fever, news channel NDTV reported. #India #NewsTracker #InMemoriam #Bangalore #UR Ananthamurthy #Manipal Hospital
Exploring higher reaches of Yoga was an obsession with BKS Iyengar

Aug 20, 2014

Exploring higher reaches of Yoga was an obsession with BKS Iyengar

To equate "yoga" the ancient Indian system of mind-body synergy with other forms of "physical exercise" would be quite pedestrian. An understatement, especially after listening to Iyengar who, even in his nineties, was exploring the higher possibilities of Yoga that were completely in the realm of the mind and consciousness. #InMemoriam #Yoga #Pune #BKS Iyengar #Iyengar yoga #Iyengar
Remembering BKS Iyengar India's greatest cultural ambassador

Aug 20, 2014

Remembering BKS Iyengar India's greatest cultural ambassador

BKS Iyengar took yoga from India to the west. He was not shy about sexing it up to appeal to Western tastes. That success ironically helped it come back to India. #India #US #InMemoriam #Yoga #West #Americans #BKS Iyengar #Iyengar yoga #Yehudi Menuhin

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Remembering BKS Iyengar India's greatest cultural ambassador

Aug 11, 2014

In memoriam: Stars we've lost

The Daily News remembers the famous figures we've lost .....
Remembering BKS Iyengar India's greatest cultural ambassador

Aug 20, 2014

Billy Crystal to Honor Robin Williams at Emmys

The awards show will honor the 63-year-old comedian in its In Memoriam segmen... #Robin Williams #Billy Crystal
Remembering BKS Iyengar India's greatest cultural ambassador

Aug 26, 2014

Watch: Billy Crystal's tribute to Robin Williams

It came right at the end of the "In Memoriam" segment... #Robin Williams #Billy Crystal