तुम मिलो मुझे

तुम मिलो मुझे अपने सारे इम्परफेक्शन्स के साथ बिखरे बालों के साथ समंदर को घंटों निहारते हुए दुनिया भर की रेत समेटे जूतों में तुम मिलो मुझे सूरज की लाली अपने चेहरे में लपेटे हुए अलसाई सी सुबह में शांत आवाज़ों को सुनते हुए तुम मिलो मुझे महानगर के पागलपन में किसी शांत कोने में […]

Rahul Gandhi Interview: An absurd night with Rahul

After being intrigued by the jokes doing the rounds in social media, I finally had the courage to watch an 80-minute long interview of Rahul Gandhi done by the man who always have questions, Arnab Goswami. It started as a fascination of how comic he actually is as against what my friends are writing and […]

लूज़िंग बार-जिनिटी: बार भ्रमण वृत्तान्त (Losing Bar-ginity: Story of my first visit to a bar)

कल ज़िंदगी में पहली बार हम एक बार में गये, नाम था ‘माय बार’। अंदर के माहौल को देखकर दोयम दर्जे का लगा, ड्रिंक्स की काॅस्ट देखकर कन्फर्म हो गये। लेकिन हम कौन सा युवा नेता श्री राहुल गाँधी के बहनोई हैं जो फ़ाईव स्टार बार में जाएँ! ख़ैर हम अपने दस दोस्तों के साथ, […]

2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 11,000 times in 2013. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 4 sold-out performances for that many […]

Photo poems from Jagriti Yatra 2013

शाम ही तो थी /Just an evening it was चरवाहा चला गया /The shepherd left for home रोज़ की तरह /Like every ordinary day भेड़ों को /Driving home हँकाते हुए /All the sheep गई एक और शाम /As another evening passed रंग बिखरती है /It splashes colours रोज़ मेरे छत पर /Everyday on my roof […]

Dedh Ishqiya movie review: Watch it for the dark humour, dialogues and great acting

Dedh Ishqiya is a dark comedy which is funny till the moment director abandons individuality and jumps on to become Abbas-Mastan. No doubt the dialogues are hilarious but stretching the story makes it mediocre. This is the issue with Bollywood for the last one decade or so, directors are not coming to terms with reality […]

Jagriti Yatra 2013: What’s not to miss?

You miss girlfriend/s, parents, home, friends etc with whom you have spent a sizeable number of days… Then you miss places you visited, food you had, that bar, that restaurant, that theatre… Then you miss your teachers, some habits dependent on the climatic conditions and place of living… You also miss those long talks on […]