Vani did get her Vipassana article published by her paper. It’s my fault that I have not updated my blog to reflect that. So here is the link –

The Hindu article

The above picture is the pagoda at the Igatpuri Vipassana center near Mumbai where I meditated last year. The pagoda is absolutely fabulous and has small bells at the top of the spire. They jingle with the breeze and in that quiet and serene surrounding is very soothing sound to hear. A truly sublime experience !