Monthly Archives: September 2012

My Indian Dining Table and the Lunch that Went Ahead

My Indian Dining Table and the Lunch that Went Ahead¬† All Indian–Rajathani embroidered pieces,copper utensils,hydrangeas in candle stands ,Khurja pottery glasses,Fabindia napkins ¬†When the Indian ambassador is not in town, the embassy decides, following conventional protocol, that the next person … Continue reading

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Annaghmakerrig and a ghost

In June, this year, we had a party at our residence in Dublin to celebrate a book launch-a beautiful little book, Ladakh, with poems by Sudeep Sen ( and paintings by artist Janet Pierce ( Sudeep, as his name suggests, … Continue reading

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PURNIMA– full moon

Purnima , which means full moon,was born on the 31st of July ,1928 in Allahabad,India on,yes,the day of the full moon. She was the third born of eight siblings. Her father ,Suhrid Chandra Choudhury ,was the strict head master of Colonelgunj … Continue reading

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