Marathi Weddings …. the wedding announcements

Recently the sister got married , and it was a full fledged 5 day affair . Being a cross cultural wedding (We being Marathi & groom being Bengali) , it was all the more chaotic, eventful and fun. But during the process , i realized the lack of resources, inputs, knowledge, write ups etc etc when it…

LETTER TO SELF..

Dear 20 year old me, As i stand here today, looking back at you, i realize there are certain things i wish i could tell you. Time Travel seems so pertinent and essential. Seasons have changed, years passed by , unravelling a lot of things. I really wish i could come back to you and…

BEING MORTAL- A Book Review

  Some time back, i  had gifted a book by Atul Gawande “The checklist Manifesto” to one of my friend, and received really good feedback. Prior to that i had only heard about the writer, from various sources, and many recommendations were available for his books. So this time around , roaming around the shelves…

EAT, PRAY, LOVE- A Book Review

Once upon a time there was a girl who loved to read, and always carried books along. Suddenly one winter evening , when the sun was all orange and red, she realized she had nothing left to read that night. She became really tensed and started desperately searching for a book to read. She searched…

THE JUNGLE BOOK

I am a big wildlife lover.. there is something about the dense and thick forest, the rustling of woods, the call of birds, that feels so enigmatically attractive. I have recently started travelling to wildlife sanctuaries and have managed to see some animals /birds in their natural habitat. It is fascinating to see them roaming around…

Ghar wali diwali

This Diwali was a rushed one, unlike my other Diwali holidays. Some official work ,which was communicated at the last moment , made me travel to Mumbai and getting a railway ticket became an impossible task. Finally managed to get a bus ticket for quadruple the usual amount and reached home. In between all this, i…

FOOD & ME…

I am a die hard foodie, and quite unapologetically so. I find it fascinating to indulge in the myriad of food options one have, not just eating but i also love cooking and trying out different things. Although i am yet to taste like a million food items from across the world, but i do…

SAIRAT-A Movie Review

  Its a movie review ,after years i guess.. But this one deserves a post for sure !!! PS: For those who are yet to watch , there are movie details ahead, it may be a spoiler for you !! There are certain things you come across once in a while that intentionally or unintentionally…

RANDOM MUSINGS …

1. I have been travelling like crazy for past 2 months, although travel usually also makes a major part of the profile; but last 2 months have been exceptionally hectic. That is making me cringe, irritated, tired, lethargic. All at once. 😦 2. Some movement from current city is soon expected, that brings a lot…

Is Just Love Enough…???? PART II

Ipsita was waiting to make up for yesterday and decided to meet arun after office. She send a text ,asking arun to meet at a restaurant, they were regular at. They met and after some awkward initial talks ,  arun shifted the discussion to the day of the party, and in a quite straight forward…

Life in pointers

    1. Work is becoming increasingly demanding, and workplace dynamics very very very difficult to manage…. curse the god damn day i dreamt of a job, wish i had just dreamt of winning a lottery instead. 2. Some  very disappointing and unexpected reactions in the family, on certain sensitive issues. Uneasy and uncomfortable is…

MUST WATCH !!!!!

  Released in 2003, this can very well be described as one of the best performances of Sushmita. Loosely based on Hollywood movie Seven,it was a suspense thriller starring Sushant, Jackie Shroff apart from Sushmita Sen. Directed by Robby grewal, the movie boasts of a national award for best editing. Crisp storyline , superb performances…