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Sararīman

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“In the night the heavy Earth is falling from out of all the stars into loneliness”. #rilke https://t.co/qYTmC3ZJY5
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10/24
2020
BREAKING: Universal mask use could prevent nearly 130,000 deaths from Covid-19 by next spring, and without mask use… https://t.co/kZfRzYwMqV
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10/23
2020
This is apparently the smallest boat ever to take the the water. It is 30 microns (about 1/1,000th of an inch) long… https://t.co/mzX9duw2ti
Retweeted by Don't Panik @DalrympleWill Congratulations! Most well-deserved! The other books look quite interesting as well.Totally distracted by the intense avian activity outside my window; much hithering and thithering, the view through… https://t.co/50i3GUDUQ2On Foggy Pond. https://t.co/XMlLNq7CmfRoman women drank this ‘whenever they were thirsty’ and ‘for medicinal purposes’. Let’s revive this custom shall we… https://t.co/OrSzWkxtx5
Retweeted by Don't Panikyathā ahū vairyō athā ratush ashāt̰chīt̰ hachā vangheush dazdā mananghō shyaothananam angheush mazdāi kshathremchā… https://t.co/YyMMh839Dd
Retweeted by Don't Panik @DalrympleWill Are these 'real' duotone prints? Can't be the sepia of age... @DalrympleWill Venice in autumn! Sigh...Incredible to listen to these debates from the Indian Constituent Assembly. Voices of the founders of the Indian re… https://t.co/BwY20lUWCu
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10/22
2020
never thought i would ever get the chance to witness this! two #Tigers fighting in #Ranthambore captured on came… https://t.co/xkM91Vnpbt
Retweeted by Don't Panik @CynicalMallu Brilliant shots, especially the second one of the hawk mantling. It means business. @ambrin_hayat @Chemburstudio @DalrympleWill Another portrait of Mian Tansen. No details. Brown University. https://t.co/MlKb8D80PX
10/21
2020
Devi the tigress @dpanikkar @DalrympleWill @PunjabiRooh @ssharadmohhan @hemantsarin @PropitiousOn3Ohttps://t.co/k2DzLJld2k
Retweeted by Don't PanikFascinating piece on the parallels between #LongCovid and the Russian influenza of 1889-92. https://t.co/B2HVTXf6TX
Retweeted by Don't PanikThis abhaya mudra Buddha is an important one—dates from the period when Buddhism had just arrived in Japan. Being f… https://t.co/AFhIfhiE0v
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10/20
2020
@PriyaChabria This Book of Photographs installment is achingly beautiful! https://t.co/1EhxVIgtoYAnother marvellous issue with some must reads. I went straight to the Natwarlal interview. What fun! And more from… https://t.co/F9XFpqFBsG
Retweeted by Don't Panik @AmberMDarr @asomputra @Pupulmimi @TheUrgeToWander I think I will say something nice about him on his birthday. Unt… https://t.co/6COGTZMXoJ @AmberMDarr @Pupulmimi @asomputra @TheUrgeToWander Happy Birthday, Amber. You bring light and joy. @ranjithoskote @Openthemag Thank you, Ranjit, but I do have a lot of trouble with poetry; something needs to be unk… https://t.co/pFYMJ88dyjA Royal Entourage Hunting Tiger 1810 #Lucknow #Oudh. Atleast three elephants have only the attendants sitting with… https://t.co/a6LHnnSYVR
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10/19
2020
A country within which the divisions have gone too far is a danger to itself: a country which is too well united —… https://t.co/Fvq8AXZJeX
Retweeted by Don't PanikI wrote this in July when the 2nd surge was underway. The 3rd is upon us; this piece still holds. The exhaustion is… https://t.co/euDFmHSnge
Retweeted by Don't Panikہر سخن ‌سنجی‌ کہ خواہد صید معنی ہا کند چون زبان می ‌باید اول خلوتی پیدا کند بیدل Whoever wishes to capture meani… https://t.co/moaOz6j4oc
Retweeted by Don't Panik @ranjithoskote @Openthemag Ranjit, this is brilliant. You may just have unlocked her poetry for me, who am (largely) illiterate. @MulberryCorfu @DurrellSociety One of his works from Corfu: https://t.co/3vh01D69UaRose Apples. Company School. Early 19th century. Christie's. https://t.co/6qC1QyfdxS
10/18
2020
@Icanhearmusic @DalrympleWill Nepali sculpture can be dramatic. https://t.co/PB10RAME3TThis took me 1.5 year to acquire, so it deserves a post. Conjuros y Ebriedades: Cantos de Mujeres Mayas (Spells a… https://t.co/kor32m7gQ4
Retweeted by Don't PanikValidating the physics behind the new MIT-designed fusion experiment: Seven studies describe progress thus far and… https://t.co/ssXdf8cVh1
Retweeted by Don't PanikDurga Mahishasuramardini. Nepal, 13th century. Sotheby's. https://t.co/tRyF1buyjJ'Durga Slaying the Buffalo demon #Mahishasura'. Now at @LACMA #Lacma USA, this 13th century Magnesian Schist sculpt… https://t.co/fcaqbAUKmT
Retweeted by Don't Panik"Everything you thought you knew about the Aztecs is wrong." Check out @HistoryToday's article on 'Fifth Sun' and f… https://t.co/60yMpa3OYe
Retweeted by Don't Panik"Glück drafts and refashions a self that balances always between passion and regret." My essay on Louise Glück, who… https://t.co/nFKaK6jAQe
Retweeted by Don't PanikShiva is at the center of this Trimūrti depiction, following Kashmir Shaivism . Interestingly, Vishnu's face remind… https://t.co/5p6ctNgI5F
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10/17
2020
This piece discusses an MIT study which found that false stories travel an average of SIX times faster than accurat… https://t.co/OvQv4f1PJo
Retweeted by Don't PanikIn the Cups. By Aqa Riza Jahangiri, 1600. Harvard Art Museums. https://t.co/LlPz4B2VEN @Ritiks Thank you! @CynicalMallu Thank you! Indeed. @drunkengrass Thank you, Matt!In our latest article, Anita Sengupta explores what little is known about Hindu traders from Shikarpur, a town in S… https://t.co/blrFb4n8eB
Retweeted by Don't PanikAutumn for the Shākyamuni. https://t.co/rSyQp6pZ36
10/15
2020
The great photographer Chris Killip has died. In this short 2012 film by Michael Almereyda, Killip presents a set o… https://t.co/WcbkmXIlVw
Retweeted by Don't PanikBlog Post: The Himalaya are subdivided into several blocks by mountain belt parallel thrust faults. Most active fa… https://t.co/XIK2M7ruln
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10/14
2020
@thetallone45 @UnamPillai At Bonham's on auction. Should go for well north of $500K.Monoclonal Antibodies for #SARSCoV2 #COVID19 (Regeneron, Eli Lilly, and Prometheus) Great report by @apoorva_nychttps://t.co/kRiREEcEsg
Retweeted by Don't PanikDetail. The Raja Arrives. Amber Palace. Edwin Lord Weeks, 1888. Bonham's. https://t.co/Haqvfv29R2The Raja Arrives. Amber Palace. Edwin Lord Weeks, 1888. Bonham's. https://t.co/CzgAHBEAKF @TigerVedaOne Not sure. Some museum store is the likely place. This work is somewhat hard to find, though, unlike s… https://t.co/3LS4OVOA8E
10/13
2020
Pictures of a vanished America. The Pool. Apache. Edward Curtis. 1905. A print hangs in my study. https://t.co/sc1pGpyOQrInnocence! Two Children Playing in this c1730 #Pahari painting from #Basohli #Jammu and now at @britishmuseum This… https://t.co/SgcN5613JK
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10/12
2020
@indyguju Off Wikimedia. https://t.co/wWtMnVUJoAA telltale sign that we're in for a rough time ahead. 🇮🇸 https://t.co/lLSMemRmjW
Retweeted by Don't Panik @iamrana Looks amazing. Must visit one day. @dpanikkar This is the tomb of Nisar Begum, Jahangir ''s daughter. https://t.co/WPRy25p601
Retweeted by Don't Panik @iamrana Thank you, Rana-ji. I see that it looks much the same today. Hopefully it is indeed well preserved.Chile scientists study potential coronavirus mutation in remote Patagonia https://t.co/9o8eAeugOJThis is likely not the tomb of Parvez, elder brother of Shah Jahan. That tomb, in lamentable ruin, is in Agra, next… https://t.co/cIn6s23fPsMausoleum of Sultan Purveiz, near Allahabad. Thomas Daniell, 1796. Royal Academy of Arts. https://t.co/xxtK8givPJ @ghosh_gopali @misterjewels @ssharadmohhan @hemantsarin @Peachtreespeaks @PropitiousOn3O @katherineschof8https://t.co/Mgp0TLhWGj @RichardFoxYoung Almost certainly, although I have never been to Sri Lanka. Here, a vintage postcard, that seems to… https://t.co/cYguETVTHUعشق اگرآید برد اول دلِ فرزانہ را دزدِ دانا می کُشد اول چراغِ خانہ را زیب النسا مخفی (دختر اورنگزیب عالمگیر) When… https://t.co/i0GdE7RJV1
Retweeted by Don't PanikWord of the day. rebus /ˈriːbəs/ noun & verb. ORIGIN: French rébus from Latin rebus abl. pl. of res thing, in de… https://t.co/XyoZMArinO
10/11
2020
A fascinating exhibition at the @britishmuseum on the origins and evolution of Tantra, and the resurgence of Tantra… https://t.co/PStxlBeFyg
Retweeted by Don't Panik @SoloMioMio1 @Kuzubudu Bir kez yeterli değil!See Ceylon. G. S. Fernando, 1948. Swann Galleries. https://t.co/o8YHUc2ziNCeylon. C. K. L. Samarasinha. 1948. Swann Galleries. https://t.co/FFuTnki4RNA Saturday Omelette. https://t.co/s9dhaCNJCP @holland_tom https://t.co/1V4MvRiVkmTribhanga. https://t.co/k6tYbQ9W80The Supply Train. The Bengal Army on the Move. 1810. William Ludlow. Bonham's. https://t.co/FaMuGDXahdFilling up. The Bengal Army on the Move. 1810. William Ludlow. Bonham's. https://t.co/NBDTGyLRM1Quantum physics gets large: Danish researchers entangled two objects in their lab (a cloud of caesium atoms & a she… https://t.co/flykZvA8D0
Retweeted by Don't PanikBabblers are archetypal angry birds. Especially when they get out of their bath and decide to shake off their angst… https://t.co/6ERjeZOvjB
Retweeted by Don't PanikGermaine Tailleferre. Hommage à Debussy. 1920. Cristina Ariagno, piano. https://t.co/gpUdse0q15The colonnade in the Jain temple at Mount Abu in the evening, 1876 #realism #vereshchagin https://t.co/jeRSRkCaP7
Retweeted by Don't PanikGermaine Tailleferre. Partita pour piano (1957). Cristina Ariagno, piano. https://t.co/1cxwqIqdRG
10/10
2020
@avataram @nytimes Wonderful place. Wonderful dancers. I watched them practice (discreetly) and when Ms. Satpathy d… https://t.co/xm5NPwdRYpIn India, a dance haven shuts out the world via ⁦@nytimes⁩ https://t.co/4A7cmQ3uRx
Retweeted by Don't PanikBehold the awesome beauty -- and complexity -- of the coronavirus that has taken over our lives by @carlzimmerhttps://t.co/IWde9wdJ3Z
Retweeted by Don't PanikBreaking News: Garnet, the archetype cubist, is tetragonal at low temperatures. https://t.co/KT2pCetpzj #geekingonmineralogy
Retweeted by Don't Panik @CynicalMallu Daruma means Bodhidharma. So, this is what a guy from Kodungalloor looks like.
10/9
2020
It's World Octopus Day, apparently, so here's a piece from the Before Times about *why* octopuses are smart. https://t.co/1JVehIDtBo
Retweeted by Don't PanikOne heard the buck long before he glid into one's field of vision, the heavy body brushing against the tall, dry gr… https://t.co/PvPGERu7djRed-vented Bulbul. Company School? Minassian Collection. Brown University. https://t.co/MHVwxPQhTKCreation of an album of miniatures. From right, maker of the multi-layered paper support (Wasli) for paintings, the… https://t.co/TKuh2HMzjm
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10/8
2020
Portrait of Ibrahim 'Adil Shah II (r.1580-1627) of Bijapur Folio from the Shah Jahan Album Painting by Hashim (acti… https://t.co/BOlHu4UpmI
Retweeted by Don't PanikVersion after version of Jagadodharana ‘...who is smaller than an atom , larger that the vastest, immeasurable flow… https://t.co/HTtbhTGT7Q
Retweeted by Don't PanikRoger Penrose won the Nobel Prize for showing that black holes are an almost-unavoidable prediction of classical ge… https://t.co/o6TUXfRd6l
Retweeted by Don't PanikPortrait of Ibráhím ʿÁdil Shah II, Ruler of Bijapur (reigned 1580-1627) Drawing, ink on deerskin (transparent) In… https://t.co/KbEMCpAR8f
Retweeted by Don't Panik @JAJafri @artinsociety @hemantsarin No, not even other forms of vellum, as far as I can recall.
10/7
2020
“ ‘The Rings of Saturn’ is the most emblematic of Sebald’s strange style, which is why it is in fact my favorite of… https://t.co/gD2pqTJWsc
Retweeted by Don't PanikUh oh, the Space Force commander is in quarantine. This is the moment the Klingons have been waiting for...
Retweeted by Don't PanikAmazing photos taken at India's National Chambal Sanctuary. Proud Crocodile Father Gives Piggyback Ride to Over 100… https://t.co/eS1NW2XIzN
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10/6
2020

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