Monthly Archives: November 2012

Life of Pi; why I liked the movie so!

Ang Lee’s big budget Hollywood offering, Life of Pi, is something I was waiting for with bated anticipation. And when I did finally watch it, it did not disappoint at all. Based on Yann Martel’s Man Booker Prize winning book, … Continue reading

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Thank you? What’s so great about saying Thank You?

Culturally in India, we do not have the habit of saying thank you. As a child one is not taught that really. Or should I say, it was not taught when I was growing up. Now, of course, I see … Continue reading

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Rustling up dinner in minutes!

Today was one of those days when I was in the mood for eating something which had a touch of sweetness, a dash of sour, some nutty elements and had a lot of crunchiness. Rustling up a quick, filling dinner … Continue reading

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On seeing her cast away in water

  The sight of the beautifully adorned and lovingly worshipped Durga idol being pushed (yes pushed, as the idol is very heavy, and most of the times, it is next to impossible to remain graceful under all that weight) in … Continue reading

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Bidding adieu to Durga; a woozy warm feeling

As per legend goddess Durga comes to visit her parents just for four days and leaves on the fourth day, which is celebrated as Vijaya Dashmi all over the country. In Kolkata, to be precise wherever Durga is worshipped, she … Continue reading

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