May 25, 2012   Comments (0)

A pint-sized Nandi. So small, one would have to kneel and fold to whisper anything in his ear. Rishikesh.


in the land of Durga

February 12, 2008   Comments (3)

I’m loving Kolkata. I will admit the best part about it is that it’s not Delhi ­čśë But I really do like it for what it is as much as for what it’s not! It’s been a fun working vacation. I’ve covered some great stories and met wonderful people and eaten so much (mishti and tok) that I’m afraid I’ll pop soon. I love the chai stalls everywhere, I love that they’ll accommodate my request for black tea (in a thimble size cup), that there’s squalor (read character) everywhere and the goddess smiles on everyone. Even from behind bars. Even when larger than life, astride a tiger …

WordPress Design & Development by Ekta Paneri-Gupta