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Medical Ethnology: Little Sushma's Story (Satis Shroff)

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Added by Satis Shroff on March 27, 2010 at 11:24am — No Comments

THE GESTURE OF A GODDESS (Satis Shroff)

Nepali lady with temple lion (c) Art by satisshroff…

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Added by Satis Shroff on March 24, 2010 at 6:00am — 2 Comments

Creative Writing in the Black Forest University of Freiburg/ZfS (Satis Shroff)

Creative Writing University of Freiburg/BOK/ZfS 2009 Satis Shroff…



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A Gurkha Mother, the Broken Poet & Mental Molotovs (Satis Shroff)

A Gurkha Mother, the Broken Poet & Mental Molotovs

Satis Shroff's work is about the Himalayas, the hard life, corruption,the former feudal system,the beliefs (Shamanism), general poverty and hope for the future of his beautiful Himalayan country. He writes political poetry, about the war in Nepal, the sad fate of the Nepalese people, the emergence of neo-fascism in Germany. His bicultural perspective makes his poems rich, full of awe and at the same time heartbreakingly sad. In writing… Continue

Added by Satis Shroff on March 16, 2010 at 6:42am — No Comments

German Cuisine: Schwarzwälder Torte, Speck and Sausages (Satis Shroff)

The friendly, blushing face of Gasthof Kreuz, Freiburg-Kappel

Peter Reichenbach's team: service with an Allemanic smile.…

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Added by Satis Shroff on March 15, 2010 at 6:47am — No Comments

Zeitgeistlyrik: A Himalayan Minstrel's Lyrics of Love & Sorrow (Satis Shroff)

A letter from Nepal (c) satisshroff



Nepali script (c) Art by satisshroff…

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Zeitgeistlyrik: SUNNY SUNDAY (Satis Shroff, Freiburg-Kappel)



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European Ethnology: Beliefs and Customs (Satis Shroff)

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European Ethnology: Saying Adieu to Winter the Allemanic Way (Satis Shroff)

Two German squaws at the Kaiser-Joseph Strasse, Freiburg (c) satisshroff 2010



European Ethnology: FASNET IN FREIBURG-KAPPEL (Satis Shroff)…



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Added by Satis Shroff on February 12, 2010 at 4:51am — No Comments

LIEDERKRANZ: A WREATH OF SONGS (Satis Shroff, MGV Freiburg-Kappel)

Freiburg-Kappel in winter (c) satisshroff 2010

Heimat: Der Weg ist das Ziel. My daily path along the Eschenweg in Freiburg-Kappel (c) satisshroff 2010

http://mgvliederkranzfreiburg-kappel.ning.com/photo/albums/mgv-twitters-from-the-Schwarzwald



LIEDERKRANZ: A Wreath of Songs (Satis Shroff, Freiburg-Kappel)



A burly, baldy waiter shuffled by with a tray full of beer… Continue

Added by Satis Shroff on January 7, 2010 at 10:30am — No Comments

HAUNTING HINDUKUSH (Satis Shroff)

<b>HAUNTING HINDUKUSH (Satis Shroff, Freiburg-Kappel)



The King Who Was Expelled (Satis Shroff)



King Amanullah returned

Ecstatic,

From a tour to Europe

And the Near East.

He ordered the modernization

Of Afghanistan,

Along the lines

Of Kemal in Turkey.

His majesty said:

'I want monogamy,

European clothing,

Abolition of women's veils.'

The people rejoiced

In the… Continue

Added by Satis Shroff on December 29, 2009 at 11:17am — No Comments

MOON OVER THE ARABIAN SEA (Satis Shroff,Freiburg-Kappel)

(c) satisshroff,freiburg-kappel 2009



MOON OVER THE ARABIAN SEA (Satis Shroff, Freiburg-Kappel)



Surrounded by the greyish clouds,

I see a full moon

Glowing in the Prussian blue sky.

I walk to the Gateway of India,

Look beyond,

Where the breakers

Thrash against Mumbai’s shore.



Waves from the Arabian Sea,

That have brought pirates,

Islamic invaders,

Warships of colonial… Continue

Added by Satis Shroff on December 17, 2009 at 11:41am — No Comments

Bea Hoffmüller-Hildenbrand's SCARLET AUTUMN (Satis Shroff, Freiburg-Kappel)

Feuertanz (c) beadesign. Bea Hoffmüller, Freiburg-Kappel



Roter Herbst (c) beadesign. Bea Hoffmüller, Freiburg-Kappel



suchender Akt (c) beadesign. Bea hoffmüller, Freiburg-Kappel



Hongkong trifft Rom (c) beadesign. Bea Hoffmüller, Freiburg-Kappel



BEA'S SCARLET AUTUMN (Satis… Continue

Added by Satis Shroff on November 27, 2009 at 6:00am — No Comments

CREATIVE WRITING CRITIQUE/ Swiss Literary Prize 2009 (Satis Shroff, Freiburg-Kappel)

Basle and Vater Rhein, one of the loveliest cities in Switzerland (c) satisshroff



Creative Writing Critique Swiss Book Prize 2009(Satis Shroff, Freiburg)



MEHR MEER




A translator and essayist

Born in 1946 in Slovakia,

Grew up in Switzerland,

Living in Zürich,

Won the Swiss Buch.09 award

And 50,000 Swiss Franks.



The jury was… Continue

Added by Satis Shroff on November 21, 2009 at 3:54pm — No Comments

CREATIVE WRITING CRITIQUE/ Book reviews (Satis Shroff, Freiburg-Kappel)



http://www.zfs.uni-freiburg.de/zfs/dozent/lehrbeauftragte4/index_html/#shroff.



Creative Writing Critique: Chicken of India Unite! (Satis Shroff)



Review: Aravind Adiga: The White Tiger. Atlantic Books, London, 2008. Man Booker Prize 2008. German version: ‘Der Weisse Tiger’ published by C.H. Beck, 2008.



Aravind Adiga was a… Continue

Added by Satis Shroff on November 7, 2009 at 1:00pm — No Comments

MY HEART IS NEPALI (Satis Shroff, Freiburg-Kappel)

(c)Nepali (Devnagari script): Art by satisshroff, freiburg-kappel

A bahuni with an infectious smile selling flowers, beads, colour powders for vedic rituals in front of the Pashupati temple in Catmandu (c) satisshroff, freiburg-kappel



Memoir:



Ludmilla Tüting: “My Heart Is Nepali” (Satis Shroff)




Ludmilla Tüting is a robust, well-read, emancipated, bespectacled… Continue

Added by Satis Shroff on November 5, 2009 at 11:18am — No Comments

Literature From the Himalayas: Muna and Madan(Translated By Satis Shroff, Freiburg-Kappel)

Himalayas: Abode of the Gods and Goddesses in Hinduism and Buddhism (c) satisshroff

(c) Art & poem by Satis Shroff

Muna und Madan (Laxmi Prasad Devkota)



Devkotas Werk „Muna und Madan“ tauchte 1936 auf. Dieses Gedicht ist geschrieben in der Jhyure Folksmelodie und basiert auf einer Newari Ballade. Madan, ein Geschäftsmann will nach Lhasa (Tibet) um dort Handel…
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Added by Satis Shroff on October 30, 2009 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Zeitgeistlyrik: Literature Nobel Prize Herta Müller 2009 (Satis Shroff, Freiburg-Kappel)

Zeitgeistlyrik: Literature Nobel Prize Herta Müller 2009:



UPROOTED & BANISHED (Satis Shroff)




A Banat Swabian poetess

Was born in 1953

In a hamlet called Nitzkydorf,

Which lies in Romania.



She came to Berlin in 1987.

Wrote verses to mete out justice

To the fate of German Romanians,

Who were departed to work camps.

The other way round.



Jews died in concentration… Continue

Added by Satis Shroff on October 22, 2009 at 10:46am — No Comments

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