Category Archives: Random Ramblings

Memories, nostalgia, musings, thoughts, ideas

Re-discovering My Kolkata

I moved back to Kolkata after spending 16 years in Mumbai (with a small stint in Gurgaon) and realised I hardly know my city! I always argued with people claiming that my city is beautiful and is rich in heritage; … Continue reading

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NARCISSUS-STAN: confessions of a selfie-addicted kid

Hello to everyone who took out some time and stopped by for reading this. So, when I was asked to write something for Kolkata Colloquy , I thought for a very very long time , I was confused and still … Continue reading

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পয়লা বৈশাখের পাঁচ রকম…

একটা বছর ঘুরে আবার এসে গেল – কাঠফাটা গরমে এক ঝলক মিষ্টি হাওয়ার মতো, টানা মাসের পর মাস ঘাড় গুঁজে কাজ করে যাওয়ার পরে স্বস্তির নিশ্বাস ফেলা একটা বন্ধের দিনের মতো, দিনের পর দিন ডায়েটিং করতে করতে হঠাৎ এক প্লেট … Continue reading

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Noboborsho- shekal ekal

I was really in a dilemma whether to write this in Bangla or not. Bangla is an emotion and is THE language to write in, when it comes to write about the Bangla New Year or Noboborsho. But then I … Continue reading

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Ghost stories of my childhood: a spookfest memoir

Do you like ghost stories? I do. My growing-up years were full of so many of them! Right from Thamma’s (my grandmother) recollection of the native ghosts that resided in our ancestral village in Chattagram, to the bizarre tales that … Continue reading

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