Author Aishwarya Vardhana

Namaste. I am a Bay Area based visual artist and writer. I work in digital art, installation, drawing, sculpture and photography. My work bridges contemporary concerns with centuries-old South Asian cultural histories to reveal generational and cultural signifiers. Follow my work on Instagram @shweeze

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Today, per Hindu tradition, in anticipation of an auspicious ritual, they oiled and cleaned their bodies, the floor, the walls. But it was not enough to…