Rajahmundry,East Godavari District,Andhra Pradesh, India is my native place. I spent only a few years of my life and yet those few years have connected me to the traditions of India and have inspired a sense of Nationalism. I take pride in the fact that Kandukuri Veeresalingam Pantulu garu is a native of Rajahmundry. He still lives in our collective memories.
The West meets the East – Colonel Henry Steel Olcott who had established the International Headquarters of The Theosophical Society at Adyar, Madras( Chennai ), India was known as the ‘White American Brahmin’.