Category Archives: Diva Land

The stigma of speaking in Hindi

A couple of weekends ago I attended a concert by Sukhwinder Singh. The man is a powerhouse of talent. I love most of his songs and to listen to him Live was sheer magic. This post is not however about Sukhwinder … Continue reading

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My Mumbai Marathon

You have to be a certain kind of crazy to wake up at 4 am on a Sunday to run– says the CEO of a leading financial services company. I agree with him. I have a lot of friends who … Continue reading

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Going short – a tale of stressed tresses.

After 35 years of long, rebellious, unruly hair, I chopped them off for a short crop and thought that was the end of my hair problems. “Midlife crisis”, muttered hubby. “Oh please”, I said, running my fingers lovingly through my … Continue reading

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Recycling….

When you travel Darling I can have Maggi for lunch and Maggi for dinner I can sleep without being pushed to one corner I can apply nail polish without having to hear, “yuck, red?” I can let clothes pile up … Continue reading

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>Change

>I’m kinda bored with this blog. I haven’t updated for ages. Initially I would at least have half written posts lying around. Now I don’t even have those. I just keep twisting my brains up on what to write about … Continue reading

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>Delhi Weddings

>Return tickets to Delhi : Rs 25000/- Hair and Make up : Rs 2500/- Fitting into your 10 year old wedding lehenga for your brother in law’s wedding : Priceless.

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>Some Questions

>Why do we have liftmen? I mean, I know unemployment and all…and we should all be very happy that there is some work for some people, but really I would be happier if we had people employed on intersections like … Continue reading

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>Nope. No tattoos for me.

>I have nothing against tattoos. In fact I quite admire some of the pretty, pretty designs I see on necks, ankles, arms, shoulders of various girls/women in Bombay, especially Bandra. But I would never get a tattoo done on myself. … Continue reading

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>Happy Diwali

> And before you think I’ve completely lost it, let me explain. This Saturday a few friends, well fed after a huge lunch at a famous Irani restaurant, dropped in demanding tea. Now tea is not something that friends drop … Continue reading

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>Meanderings

> I like that song ‘aye khuda’ from Paathshaala. Every radio station I hopped to during the drive to office in the morning seemed to be blaring it repeatedly. So you noticed I said ‘drive’. Hmm. So let’s give you … Continue reading

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