Archive | May 2011

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MY IGNORANCE

This was during my last year’s visit to Agra and Mathura. It was quiet late in the evening when we reached Mathura after the Agra visit. There was an Englishman who was travelling with us and he had got chatty with my kids and so he stuck with us during the entire Mathura visit as […]

TO EACH HIS OWN

Recently, when in Bangalore, I was making chappatis for dinner when my dad came into the kitchen to see how I made them. He wanted to learn to make chappatis and I was like teaching him probably for the 10th time??? Actually he has no aptitude for cooking. Whenever I go home I see some […]

RADHA MAUSI

She is petite, bow legged yet strong. An illiterate, blind in one eye with a heart of gold. She is my masseur. We women are plagued by our own hormones from the time of puberty. Skin pigmentation, bulging waist, unwanted facial hair, cellulites to name a few. The adage ‘Beauty is skin deep” wasn’t made […]

THE SHOW THAT WASN’T………

“When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.” – Paulo Coelho – The Alchemist. For a long time now I have wanted to participate in the game show, KBC. I never missed answering the questions correctly that were asked on TV. No matter how many questions I answered, I […]

THE TAJ SOJOURN-PART II

I talked to one of the Crew member and my hubby’s friend who was from the UK.  He was asking me, – “Enjoying your stay here?” I said – “It has been Ok.” “This hotel is just Ok, you know. What do you say?” ,he asked me. “Yeah, I expected more”, was my reply. Here […]