Category Archives: this and that

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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The calm after the storm!

I sit here now, in my balcony, high above the chaos called Mumbai, watching the rain tearing down for the 3rd consecutive day. A hot cup of coffee and a warm buttered toast sit beside me giving me comfort. But … Continue reading

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That’s rude!

We are a nation of rude, boorish people. Take a pause and think before you start feeling all indignant. We are. And I don’t blame us. With so many people competing for limited resources, massive income differentials, an everyday struggle … 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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Remembering Calcutta

To play a raunchy actress in Dirty Picture and then follow it up with so contrasting a character as that of a pregnant woman searching for her husband, and play both to perfection, requires talent. Hats off to Vidya Balan. … Continue reading

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Daaku aur Haseena

Yep. That was the theme for this year’s party. A very, very happy new year to all. So what did you do? I partied. I am like that on New Years. I need to celebrate. It does not need to … Continue reading

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Did you like RA.ONE?

I caught the Don 2 trailer on youtube today and must say am looking forward to it. Firstly, I’ve developed into a Farhan Akhtar fan. He makes good movies. I also like his understated acting. It would be quite fun … Continue reading

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The Entertainment Factor

Illness. Shifting houses. Lack of internet at home. Work. Results in no blog updates. And France in any case is a distant dream. I look at the photographs and wonder if I really went there. In fact I’m ready for … Continue reading

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>Valentine’s Day…at preschools

>I was aghast to hear from a friend that her 2 year old’s pre school celebrated Valentine’s Day. And the giggly teacher found it soo cute. The agenda? They were to get cards with hearts painted on them. Select a … Continue reading

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>Time flies..

>…and it’s already 3 days into the new year. Have a great 2011, people.

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