Monthly Archives: September 2016

Goan Cuisine and the can’t-stop-eating Prawn Rava Fry

If, like me, you too have grown up on a healthy dose of Hindi films, you could not have missed the serene Goa beaches where the hero and the heroine gaily cavorted, sang songs, ran and melted in each other’s … Continue reading

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Coloroso – Sarees or six-yards of magic

Think Benarasi sarees, think glorious festive red, or blushing bridal pink, or majestic maroon. But what about one in a bright sunflower yellow, or a shimmering peacock blue? A dual-tone Chanderi in egg yolk orange, bordered by fresh lime green … Continue reading

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‘Pink’ – a cinematic discourse in gender politics

Spoiler alert! This is not a film review. Cinema has always remained an extremely powerful medium of social change. Over the years, many Indian films have explored sensitive social issues in an effort to spread awareness, influence and shape the … Continue reading

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Suchismita DasGupta – Nextiles and beyond

It is long that we have been pondering about the number of women, and men, who have and still are, veering away from the beaten track of their conventional educational or professional background and trying their hands at something completely … Continue reading

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My Parenting Travail – Of Love, Life and Letters

Hi! I believe in my self-introduction I did mention that I am the mother of two, sometimes monstrous and sometimes super angelic, children. My two kids, aged between 7 and a half and just-turned-sixteen are, shall we say precocious? It … Continue reading

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