The next Literature Live! Brightness of Books is a mouth-watering one.
The book by Shoba Narayan is called Food & Faith: A Pilgrim’s Journey Through India, and its central theme is prasad (or prasadam).
As children, we looked forward to pujas for the food that followed; in that respect at least, some of us have not grown up! So, to start with, I shall feast on the book.
The writing of Food & Faith took Shoba all over India.
She will talk about her experiences and the underlying philosophy behind religious offerings with Deepa Krishnan, the well known Social Entrepreneur.