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You want to wage war against Russia ? Don’t get your gun, get your coat.

  Winter is coming. Slow but sure. Winter has always been an potent Russian ally. Russians played it on the French and Bonaparte’s Grande Armée was destroyed by the cold. Winter played an important role against the Nazis in WWII.  … Continue reading

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Have you seen them ? The Snowers ? The Magic People of the Snow ? I met them once. What we have in common : We love snow.

This post is not a piece of fiction.     Some years ago (2001 or 2002), in early October, I opened the front door on a hunch – and there she was, the fluffy, enchanting, first snowfall. And just in … Continue reading

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Srî Aurobindo, la prison d’Alipore, et son poème «Invitation» : nouvelle traduction française.

C’est dans la prison d’Alipore, un quartier de Kolkata (Calcutta), au Bengale Ouest, qu’on enfermait les prisonniers politiques à l’époque de la domination britannique en Inde. «Jawahar Lal Nehru, Subhash Chandra Bose et Sri Aurobindo (Aurobindo Ghose) sont probablement les … Continue reading

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