Tag Archives: India

The House in Lucknow Built by Walter Burley Griffin

Hello All ! ¬†Yes, time does fly and it has been long since I wrote ! My husband ,Debashish, would, once in a while, talk of a Dr.Bir Bhan Bhatia and his house that was designed and built by Walter … Continue reading

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A chilled roasted green mango drink

Hello, all ! Yes, I know I had disappeared for quite sometime! I was actually inside the winding corridors of a government Post Graduate Hospital in Lucknow for a surgery my husband had to undergo. With the good wishes and … 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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