We are happy to announce the latest issue of Vaasal, the magazine in English about Tamil culture, language and society in Auroville. This new birthday issue includes:

– Thirukural, and the Wisdom of the Tamil Vedas
– A Special Birthday greeting from the poetess Avaiyyar
– Interview with Varadharajan, Mother’s outreach worker
– New short story fiction by Yatra Srinivasan
– Language Hacking, part 2 – Using Your Ears
– The potential perils of Please and Thank You
– The calligraphy of Omkaram, the Tamil Om
– Poetry by Shruti Sundaram

We invite all readers to download the latest issue here, and to look out for the printed issues at selected central locations.

How to Get Vaasal: We send out each issue of Vaasal free to subscribers by email list, so joining the list is the best way to read it first. To join, please contact tamil@auroville.org.in

Vaasal Magazine is available at vaasalmagazine.wordpress.com

Help us make Vaasal better!
What are we doing right? What are we doing wrong? Is there any particular subject you would like to read about in Vaasal? Would you or anyone you know like to contribute an article, a drawing, a suggestion? We gratefully request all your thoughts, ideas and feedback to tamil@auroville.org.in.

If you enjoy reading Vaasal, please consider a small regular contribution to support our costs (A/c no. 102360).

We would particularly love to hear from anyone with layout and/or graphic design skills.

Anbudan (with love only)


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