On the morning of February 27, 2019, we learned the news that our dear friend milly acharya (she preferred, even insisted on the lower case) had died. I had the privilege of maintaining this website for her, which came with regular contact and conversation, as well as some wonderful Indian food. Her sparkling presence and her uncompromising stance toward excellence will not be replaced.


At the New York Botanical Gardens. Milly was always “on”  — noticing the botanical environment and ready to capture it, share it with a friend.

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