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LIFESTYLE, Mumbai Diary

Ten Years On – Mumbai’s terror attack #MondayMusings

Image for Taj

Today is a Monday that is quite unlike any other Monday this year. It is the 10th Anniversary of the terror attack that shook my city. An event that forever changed the fabric of Mumbai.  Memories of the Taj For many a Mumbaikar, the Taj Mahal Hotel holds special memories. I remember it as a …


Memories of a sad day #WordlessWednesday

Still waters run deep Who would imagine that these still waters would one dark night launch a night of horror? This afternoon I was invited to lunch and happened to look out . I saw this quiet fishing village in the South of Mumbai. I then realised that this was the spot where 6 armed …


It was just another ordinary day

It was just another ordinary day. I woke up in the morning took my medication, had my breakfast , And went about my ordinary day. The children came , we had lunch together and went about our ordinary day. Then suddenly my father in law burst out of his room like the bombs that burst …


One year older and none the wiser

For the past one week my city is building up a hype about the anniversary of the blackest day in its history. In keeping with the spirit of things there are already dark clouds settling over the skyscrapers. Getting up before the sun these past few days, I found myself staring out into a thick …