After 51 Years…

I have always seen my Dad with Glasses. And he has been wearing it since he was 13. Even my grandfather wore glasses and even my mom wears it. So when I was in Class 1, I also faced the same problem with my vision. And since then it’s been almost a decade for me,…

Life in a M-E-T-R-O! (Part 2)

Founded in 1969, the metro has proved to be a proper substitute for any other transport mediums that rules the heart of the city of Kolkata. Being absorbed into a metamorphosed life of chaos this medium is availed by more than 5 lakh to 8 lakh commuters on a daily basis, that makes us realize…

Life in a M-E-T-R-O!

Founded in 1969, the metro has proved to be a proper substitute for any other transport mediums that rules the heart of the city of Kolkata. Being absorbed into a metamorphosed life of chaos this medium is availed by more than 5 lakh to 8 lakh commuters on a daily basis, that makes us realize…

Forms of Mental Illness

People like us exist and this a common situation, currently being faced by a lot of people.

Lost and found again!

“Our very keen sense of observation grows from a very young age. It rejects every connection as we mature through every step of advancement, that we take towards life. But, the relationships that we make, in the springtime, stay till the end.” Just like friendship! A term that I thought cease to exist, as we…

Unfamiliar Sentiment

On 8th of February, 2019 I lost my grandmother. She was 89 but even at that age she dreamed to live for another 100 years.

RANG MAATIR PANCHALI

On the occasion of World Art Day and Poila Baisakh on 15th April, three unions formed an umbrella body named Kumartuli Art Forum for organising an event called “Rang Maatir Panchali” where idol-making, installations, paintings, sculptures, photographs, wall graffiti, street art will be exhibited to give Kumartuli a new look.

WOMEN MARCH FOR CHANGE

Women March for Change is aimed at uniting voices of dissent against the targeted attacks on the Constitutional rights of women in India. 

THE UNSUNG HEROES

The queen of the hills, or “Darjeeling” as it is known, has always been a place of inspiration for me. Since the year 2006, I have been a frequent visitor to the hills, but then the smile of the residents here, in spite of all the hardships has always raised verities of questions in my…

B R O K E N !

What is happiness? Is it just another state of being or an affair taken in daily dose to suffice the needs for the cloud of obscurity to pass by? It’s just another medium where we negotiate ourselves with the logical understanding of the doubt to create a scar despite several turbulence that break us from…

Life in Rains!

“God is good for everybody. The sun shines on good people and bad people, and it rains on both, too. God doesn’t choose rain only for bad people.” Mariano Rivera Gone are the days when people used to create resonating sounds in earthen drums just to please the rain gods. Now it’s all a matter…

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