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Avoca,Ireland–warm and fresh

Hello, all ! What a monsoon day it is today ! The exact monsoon day of my childhood-and just as we were all giving up hope ! Sky- a uniform dark grey and when you wake up at 6.30 am-a … Continue reading

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Oh Calcutta !

I don’t quite know where to begin. There were many reasons that I went to Calcutta. My sister’s great desire to see my pishi (bua/father’s sister)-my father’s only sibling alive. A cousin’s phone call inviting us to attend the wedding … Continue reading

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Asafi Imambara–a view to my Lucknow

My loyalties have begun to get divided. Until August,last year,living in different countries abroad for all of 29 years, I still felt rooted to my home town, Allahabad. The fact that I was born, brought up there, that I had … Continue reading

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Khusru Bagh– a set of beautiful tombs

Hello to all of you from Allahabad ! Allahabad in the north of India happens to be my hometown. It is better known for being a city at the confluence of the holy rivers(yes folks, in India we worship many … Continue reading

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