Archives for June 2008

Talakad

“ತಲಕಾಡು ಮರಳಾಗಿ ಮಾಲಂಗಿ ಮಡುವಾಗಿ ಮೈಸೂರು ದೊರೆಗಳಿಗೆ ಮಕ್ಕಳಾಗದೆ ಹೋಗಲಿ” “May Malangi turn into an unfathomed whirlpool, May Talakad turn into a barren expanse of sand, May the Rajas of Mysore not have children for all time to eternity” Anyone visiting Talakad is bound to have heard the above quote. Born and brought up in Mysore, I […]