A most exciting time in the golden desert sands of the Thar desert with these two people who are so-much-in-love – would be any photographer’s dream. Their chemistry brings alive every single picture and makes me so glad that I got to photograph them in such a gorgeous location. We spent three happy days in […]
It is only the middle of the week, and honestly, Wednesday is just another Monday with a different name. We know that feeling all too well. But we believe that there are no mid-week blues that a cute little munchkin can’t cure. We’ve got proof. Here’s a charmer for you – Siddhraj Solanki, with his […]
She’s one of the spunkiest, most animated people in the city. I remember meeting her for the first time ever, at Nini’s and spending the next hour laughing myself silly, listening, and watching fascinated, as she narrated what was, her very first time in Ahmadabad. Navneet is the better half of the couple who run […]
“O Dastaañgo, aik panna aur kholo, aur kaho…” And we all saw, more than 1500 of us, how a relationship so fragile, so precious, so battered by an unforgettable sense of wrong, as that between Draupadi and Yudhishtira, was revived by a simple act of friendship. An eponymous long poem by Pavan K Verma, adapted […]
It has only been a year, I know, but it feels like twenty. It feels like you haven’t been around for a long, long time. I just know that I must, call those who will come, and celebrate. Laugh, talk, fuss over my guests, have a little cake, dance a bit, give thanks. (I know, […]
There are imaginary homes I made In a life Semi-charmed Love Was one of them; You, another.
An AMTS bus playing Bollywood hits from 1990s. A philosophy-spouting bus-driver, and a Shakespeare-and-Girish Karnad-quoting bus-conductor, named Mr. Natwarlal. 7:50 pm. November 23, 2015. Ahmedabad. For nearly the entire duration of the 20 minute journey home, I felt I might be hallucinating. I’d begun to see Mario Miranda caricatures all around me, colours brighter than […]