26 Sep 2017

STOP! It's time for Red now! It's time to draw all your attention to the high energy, high activity, high energy colour. Think of all the brands that use red and you'll sit up and take notice. "Gimme Red" proclaimed a popular brand of battery cells - bringing in the energy, the light and the passion of the colour into the brand. Closer home two popular telecom brands are ...

24 Sep 2017

Welcome the orange. The colour of fire. Fire the purifier! Wherein only the good remains and the evil gets destroyed. Here's what I wrote in an earlier post: While orange is everything bright and beautiful that India and Indians stand for what’s really worth talking about is the symbolism of orange. Most people know that orange has immense religious significance because most of the mo...

22 Sep 2017

  It's nearly the end of the rainy season (well, considering recent storms in Mumbai - even the end is not here!) but we'll leave the weather aside! The fields are verdant green, the trees washed clean, their leaves glistening. Wear green today! Green represents fertility, growth and yes - abundance. It's all about greenbacks - the money. Green means plenty. Green also ...

20 Sep 2017

It’s upon us once again: the festive season. With the start of the Navratri – the Nine Nights of the Divine Feminine. It matters not whether you celebrate it or not, there is a so much ‘singing and dancing’ around this one that you simply cannot ignore it. What has fascinated me about this festival over the last couple of years is the plethora of information that is available around i...