Tag: #Mumbai Diary

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My skies this week #SkywatchFriday

Driving down to Pune on Thursday I was disturbed to see my city shrouded in smog . But later on down the highway, I actually saw the mist rising from the ground. This is very strange at this time of the day ( 8.30 am) at this time of the year ( October) and in …

LIFESTYLE

Every relationship has a shelf life #MondayMusings

All relationships do have a shelf life

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Scratching my head in Wonder #WordlessWednesday

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Mumbai is known for its innovations. With a large number of its citizens living in homes that aren’t permanent, there’s always someone looking for a quick bite on his way to or from home. This man scratching his head at seeing a sign “Veg Chinese Bhel” had me scratching my head in wonder too! What …

LIFESTYLE, Mumbai Diary

The Case of The Cat in The Bonnet #MondayMusings

“Madam! Madam! Wait! Wait! You’ve left your cat! “ “What? I don’t have any cats. I hate cats! ” I responded shrilly to the watchman who was flagging me down just as I was leaving his building . I was already late and didn’t want to waste even a moment. “But what is this? ” …

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A tale of a pickle #FlavoursomeTuesdays

Summer time is mango time in my part of the world. Famous for its sweet, smooth fleshed Alphonso mango, the western coast of India is also famous for the Rajapuri Mango that is specially prized to make a fiery red hot pickle. My family,like most families in this part of the world, wait patiently for …