- 5 years ago
Playing tracks by
Vocal: Hari Prasad Indian drum (Mrdangam): Ramesh Babu Violin: Vijayaraghavan Flute: Sashidharan.
1. ‘A Day in the Life’
A stand-up comedian gets ready for his performance. Written and read by Bethlehem Taylor
2. White Man Falling by Mike Stocks. A story about finding peace in unexpected ways.
This tale of domestic catastrophe & deluded match-making is set in South India. Police sub-inspector (ret) R.M. Swaminathan has lost his job after suffering a stroke. Then a mysterious white man falls from a hotel and dies in front of him…
Swami is taken to the morgue by his police colleague, KP. Murugesan, to identify the body. Murugesan worries that Swami sees some burns on the man’s chest, and tries to make out that the man is a no-good rapist. But Swami begins to be more interested in the spiritual aspects of his encounter with death.
Swami & Amma’s eldest daughter, Jodhi’s engagement was endangered by the white man’s sudden death. And Swami can’t provide his six daughters with the dowries they deserve. But the boy’s family have miraculously agreed to a second meeting.