In this story, the writer, Sirishkumar Manji tells about how he was introduced to the tabla at the age of six and about how one can recognise different rhythms by listening carefully to the world around you.
Manji is a multi- percussionist and Indian classical tabla player who experiments with rhythm as a way of life.
The illustrations for this story are made by well known graphic designer Max Kisman. He uses the physicality of the curve and the ‘presence of absence’ in his (digital) imaging and this became his signature style.
To view the artwork that was made for this story, please check out this link.
The story is read by Sirishkumar Manji. The Tabla in this episode is also played by Manji himself.