Page 9 - Double-Headed PHOENIX and MATAJI – The Mother of All
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MaTaji i i it it it is 26 September 2015 the last day of Ganesh Chathurti it’s tradition for us to celebrate lord Ganesha’s birthday The next day day i i i along with my garden team were going to to to drive up to to to Vaishno devi temple temple the highest rock temple temple in in Udaipur to to to cel- ebrate and get blessings for our 12 small Ganeshas there to be later after 10 days of worship get washed and emerged in the Fateh Sagar lake i i i i i was waiting for a a a a a a a a speed post letter with my new debit card Blue dart had already informed me me me asking for for my exact address The letter finally reached me me me at 6 pm The neatly packaged letter had “do not Fold” printed on it it with a a a a a a a secure hardboard coverage i i i i i was surprised so much care for a a a a a a a a delayed debit card and in such a a a a a a a a big envelope! When i i i opened it though there was no card but a a a a touching message along with the the the most lovely photograph of of MaTaji the the the mother of of all signed by jj i i i knew the photographer only as jay who had sent this precious photograph photograph of my MaTaji on on a a a a a a a a column built with small stones it it was really so beautiful and precise one could see its every wood grain i i i i i i met him for the the first time on 10 august 2015 when the the elle deCOR india team had dropped by to see and and feature my gardens and and studios in in their magazine jj shot everything including my animals and and me with such focus and and patience Five weeks later i i i i i i i received this lovely surprise but it it was only on on the envelope itself that i i i spotted the the the real name of of the the the sender of of the the the letter – jj jignesh jhaveri from Pho- tolink Creative india Pvt ltd Mumbai 

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