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Homecoming

You carried with you India The Prayers, Paens, and Blues Of a Billion hearts, and more. Twenty eight years of Waiting. A Defeat in between, And, Euphoria now for the next Four Years. Finally, the Cup is Yours. Victory is … Continue reading

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It smells like Christmas, again…

Christmas means enjoying gusts of crisp cold winds, While chomping on choco-rum balls, and marzipan rinds. Christmas means warm boots and sweet sunshine. And, greeting friends and family over generous gulps of mulled wine. Christmas means memories of a childhood … Continue reading

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Take a ride on The Orange Bicycle & Shop for some ‘a/a’

Hello Everyone! Here’s some excitement for the weekend. The wait is finally over. ‘The Orange Bicycle’ opened this week. It’s the newest and coolest lifestyle store in Bangalore, which is also stocking ‘a/a, ambrosia by amrita’, my line of custom, … Continue reading

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When Festivals Coincide

It was a memorable last weekend, to say the least. For starters, it was a long weekend, when we didn’t have to sacrifice a festival holiday. It happened to be the 9th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks that woke the … Continue reading

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Chasing the Ball – an accidental fan

When I was a little girl in Calcutta, football or soccer, as it’s called in some parts of the world, was a way of life. In this part of India, cricket and tennis were popular, but they still hadn’t seen … Continue reading

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See the World through Street Markets

Traveling to exotic locales doesn’t always have to be intent on grand adventures and meticulous planning. It can turn out to be just as fun if you focus on small happinesses and sudden highs, such as when you’re wandering around … Continue reading

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May

May is a foliage of green next to my window, May is a relentless sun through tall trees, May is cuckoo songs and Jacaranda blossoms, And, sudden showers trailed by gusts of winds.

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