Archive for December 10th, 2006

“SuperCool” solidification video

December 10, 2006

Here is a video of initiation and and propogation of a solidification front in water; thanks to Ram for the pointer. Here is Wiki on supercooling.

On Jejuri of Kolatkar

December 10, 2006

Hurree at Kitabkhana has a must-read post with tons of internet resources for Jejuri of Kolatkar. Don’t miss it! I first read some parts of Jejuri as part of an oxford anthology of modern Indian poets I think (most probably edited by R Parthasarathy), and,

scratch a rock
and a legend springs

stayed with me since then. A couple of links are missing from Hurree’s piece:

Gowri even wrote a play based on Kala Ghoda. Have fun!