Category Archives: Photography


When it blooms, bright, bright red… Image Courtesy: Colors and Pixels Did you know, we are poetry in motion, Swaying, and touching, embraced in passion Melded into one, fused without ends As the world rocked, plummeted and rose again! Did … Continue reading

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মেঘলা আকাশ, বেশ ঠান্ডা বাতাস- চোখে পড়ে না শিউলি, না বনে কাশ; নেই হাওয়ায় সেই চেনা গন্ধ নেই ভিড়ভাট্টা, নতুন জামা, পুরোনো বন্ধু, ঘুরতে যাওয়া রোজ বাইরে খাওয়া, সেই উত্তেজনা; শুধু আছে বাংলায় একটা ক্যালেন্ডার, যেটা বলে, এখন নাকি শরৎকাল- … Continue reading

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Love (and birthdays)

“There is this girl that I love…” Those were the first words that resonated in my mind as I looked at blinking cursor on the white screen, and I laughed even before I began typing… How many times have I … Continue reading

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Shubho Bijoya! শুভ বিজয়া!

তুমি কবে এলে, কবে এসে ফিরে গেলে… কলকাতাতে পড়ে আছে মন, তবু তুমি আমার জন্য এলে বস্টন- জানিনা ফিরব কবে, কবে দেখব তোমায় নিজের ঘরে- তাও, আমি জানি, এই প্রান্তেও, তুমি আসবে ফিরে ফিরে- আসছে বছর আবার হবে!

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I am vacillating between extremes at the prospect of the imminent transition…  Sometimes happy that I will be sprouting wings and be flying out into my world…  Sometimes sad that I have to leave the unconditionally warm and loving nest … Continue reading

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Lions: My Pet Fascination

Lions and tigers are my favourite animals, I wish I could have one of either (I am not choosy) as a pet. Recently I went to Assam. In a certain tea garden, the manager, his wife and son had rescued … Continue reading

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Durga Puja, Celebrations and Calcutta

Come to Calcutta in Saratkaal (not really Autumn, but in between the monsoon and the autumn) with the sparkling azure skies with the fluffiest white clouds cruising, a light breeze, and the greenery-turned-white with the gently swaying kash phool.  This is the … Continue reading

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