Monthly Archives: August 2016

পার্ক স্ট্রিট – এক ঔদরিকের স্মৃতিতে

কলকাতার যত রাস্তা দিয়ে হেঁটে যাবার স্মৃতি রয়েছে, তার মধ্যে যৌবনে পার্ক স্ট্রিটে হাঁটার স্মৃতি সব চেয়ে জোরালো। মনে হয় এই রাস্তার প্রতিটি ইট কাঠ পাথরের সঙ্গে আমার নাড়ীর টান – যেন গত জন্মের পরিচয়। তবে নাড়ীর টান না বলে … Continue reading

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Seven Bong expressions that are entirely lost in translation

If you’ve noticed from my last few blog posts, lately I have been fixated with bullet point lists. Maybe because I am so extremely untidy and erratic in nature, that the idea of Everything in Life neatly sorted out in … Continue reading

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Bengali style home décor – An attempt

Recently, one of our reader friends came to us with a unique problem – how to decorate her house in Bangali style! Though a little bit taken aback at first, it caught my interest. But neither am I an expert … Continue reading

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The Rajbari Bawali, an inspired Heritage Retreat

Despite the much spoken-about restored Rajbaris of Bengal, I personally have never been to one. Having had a keen interest in history, how I had passed by these renovated Rajbaris as weekend get-aways is beyond me though! It was soon … Continue reading

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