Shabnam Mirchandani is a follower of her own questing spirit which finds expression in an epistolary network of fellow writers, spiritual aspirants, birders, artists, naturalists, musicians, and other souls lost and found. She enjoys exploratory delving into palimpsests which host stories, journeys, histories and silences. Mutual mentoring, deep listening, and affective reinforcement have yielded a richly interactive space between creators and their creations within her adventurous platform of long form letters. Shabnam’s approach to her essayistic reviews of literary works is often haptic in its flavour, involving pottery, painting, singing, and writing.
Sing of Life: Re-visioning Tagore’s Gitanjali by Priya Sarukkai Chabria Context, an imprint of Westland Publications Private Limited, 2021 By Shabnam Mirchandani
The mythic sheen of Rabindranath Tagore’s towering persona is now a patina rich
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