Tag Archives: books

Navaratri: Then and Now

Navaratri has come in October this year. When I look back on the celebrations of my childhood and the events that unfold today for the festival is an interesting counterpoint. Amavasai in the Attic As a convent going girl, the … Continue reading

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Comfort Zone

Always at the back of my mind was the fact that there was a bookstore near wherever I lived that I could pop into and get a few books. I am a serial reader…I have a few books in various … Continue reading

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There was a time when I was touched by the special goodies my mother used to make and send to me because I was far away. There was a time when I was touched when my Aunt would drop by, … Continue reading

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Many people, in this era of the IPads, Tablets and Kindles, love the feel of paper and print in their hands. There are also those who experience withdrawal symptoms if they do not have a book to read. In fact … Continue reading

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