My Dream House …..

My Dream House …..


10645317_989659444384575_3603552574332819709_n[pic from the Facebook page of an Iranian magazine]

Home of Ghashghaee /Qashqai nomads of Fars, South West Persia.

As we grow older and more enabled, there are fewer and fewer dreams left unfulfilled. The sweet pain of longing for something and not having it, lookin at it in the store window and pining for it every time you pass it or think about it…. those days are long gone. The desires have…

View On WordPress

Colors of Magic!

Colors of Fall - Montreal -Jaina Mishra - 2014

I am the quintessential tourist. Stopping in awe and photographing things that locals find commonplace. Noticing details. Smiling to myself. Disrupting pedestrian traffic as I stop to gawk at yet another object of beauty!

I am in Montreal – thoroughly enjoying my first blush of autumn.

A few pictures of the magic I am surrounded by:

Colors of Fall - Montreal -Jaina Mishra - 2014  Colors of Fall - Montreal -Jaina Mishra - 2014 Colors of Fall - Montreal -Jaina Mishra - 2014

Colors of Fall - Montreal -Jaina Mishra - 2014

Colors of Fall - Montreal -Jaina Mishra - 2014

Reminds me of the scene in India when we see trigger happy…

View On WordPress

TEXTILE ART NEWS: Event in Toronto

TEXTILE ART NEWS: Event in Toronto


An excellent oppotunity to view museum textiles up close:

“Treasures of Islamic Textiles & Art in Toronto November 10-11″

by the Textile Society of America

TSA Textiles Close Up at Royal Ontario Museum, Textile Museum of Canada, and Aga Khan Museum and Ismaili Centre Toronto




View On WordPress