MetaCognitions 2015.01.20

Checkerboards of The Gods

Bharata Natyam a traditional dance of the Tamils Bharata Natyam a traditional dance of the Tamils (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

One with a fondness for things English would be an Anglophile, one who likes things French, a Francophile. One with a love of good sound quality in recorded music playback and maybe some gullibility about their ability to judge superior sound quality would be an audiophile.

I might be called an Indophile. What’s that?

I’ve a strong bias for things Indian—but not just Indian—anything to do with the Indian subcontinent and nearby regions, including India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh, to name a few.

This bias of mine is an interest that goes back a few years, a drive to learn what I can on matters pertaining to the region; it’s history; it peoples; its many cultures; some its languages, and as of last year, that last has led me to take up the study of three of those; Bengali, Hindi…

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