As my eyes fell on the two peacocks in the Rangoli gazing lovingly at each other, I had my answer.
For a long time, I had been pondering over the question – not very intent on the answer, but the question remained in my mind nevertheless.
Why is there this unquenchable thirst, an all-encompassing pressing need for a companion in this world? People reach out for love, seek out their mates endlessly, again and again, despite innumerable discouragements and setbacks.
It is almost like they are drawn to their partner almost unknowingly, by some universal force…
Then it hit me! Yes, it’s the Universe – bringing the two together always.
Of course, didn’t God create everything in pairs? No wonder every living being in Nature is drawn to its mate in a love that is universal and unique at the same time…