Category: memories

Oh, that list!

January is Hanuman Jayanti month – and looks like my to-do list is being highly influenced by one of my favorite deity’s tail :-). It’s growing. And growing. Never seems an end to it because am adding new things every day. Oh well, that’s life I guess. But I’ve decided...


Of deaths

The week that went by was quite eventful. We experienced the death and sad loss of our illustrious neighbor Mr Santosh Kumar Gulvady, who passed away quite suddenly at age 72. As usual he went downstairs, after chatting with the neighbors on the same floor, to check the post box....


Way back machine

Back in 2001. After I posted that pic of Vidur and me – I had the sudden urge to look at some old pix – and – well – this is a pic that brought back some great memories. He was quite caught up with Mariamma – and I had...


Of this, that and the other

It is a lot of footwork these days, what with either preferring to walk somewhere or taking a bus. Not actually cutting costs, but cutting stress – and I realized that when you do not have your own wheels, it is best to avoid bickering with auto-rickshaw drivers. In spite...


Found it!

Coffee With Mi Vidya Sury

This is so exciting! Thanks to the power cuts, I finally got around to clearing up stuff that I had meaning to sort through. Still in the process, but I was suitably rewarded on Saturday by finding the recipe book my mother wrote! Yummy, Mummy!! Am so happy about this....


Today is K for Kishore

This morning we enjoyed Kishore Kumar’s songs on Vividh Bharati  as a tribute to his birthday and were recalling the fun we had watching all those K for Kishore episodes. What a versatile and uninhibited artist right from the 40’s through eternity!! There will never be another like him! Happily...

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