2020 : Some joys, some tension and a vital lesson

2020 : Some joys, some tension and a vital lesson

When upon life’s billows You are tempest tossed When you are discouraged Thinking all is lost Count your many blessings Name them one by one And it will surprise you What the lord has done ~ Guy Penrod As the egregious year gets ready to pack up, it leaves us...
Movie Review : Bulbbul on Netflix

Movie Review : Bulbbul on Netflix

The attached  picture almost sums up the latest presentation on Netflix, Bulbbul. For centuries the women has been controlled by the patriarchal society. Some in the name of rituals, some as societal norms, some as their property. For men, the women had been their...
Book Review : Postcards from India

Book Review : Postcards from India

Pandemic, lockdown and a work from home life, without maids. 2020 could not be harder. And with that comes the sad realisation that any kind of leisure trips are now forbidden for god-knows till when. So my wanderlust soul couldn’t have been more wistful. And at...
Kathi Roll, Phuchka and Many more – Kolkata Chronicles

Kathi Roll, Phuchka and Many more – Kolkata Chronicles

As I write about the Kolkata chronicles, time and again one word crops up. Food. Actually a city is never only about its historical artefacts, monuments or the buildings. The people, the crowd of the city and their habit characterizes the place. And when we talk about...