What we have done for ourselves alone, dies with us; what we have done for others and the world, remains and is immortal. No man, however lofty and however humble, can isolate himself from his kind, and, shutting himself up in the dark cell of his exclusiveness, determine to live for himself alone.- Albert Pike.Continue reading “The Little Gestures”
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The Tale of a Breakdown
Hello friends, when we revisit some moments and events of our past, and each time it invariably brings a smile on your face, then it is worth mentioning to you too! It happened during our visit to the famous temple town of Goddess Kali in Tarapeeth. My family was accompanied by my eldest brother inContinue reading “The Tale of a Breakdown”
The Getaway Visited Finally
Hello friends, when you cross a tourist spot on the way to your destination and couldn’t find time to visit it, and suddenly, you got a chance to go there, it feels really great. Same thing happened to us as we got the opportunity to visit Bounsi, a small but very beautiful and peaceful place,Continue reading “The Getaway Visited Finally”
A Night at a Guesthouse!
Hello friends, as I told you earlier that we went to Bhagalpur during Puja holidays, which is a good 10 hour journey by road, from Kolkata. A stop journey was planned midway to beat the fatigue of such a long drive. Two rooms in a guest house of West Bengal State Irrigation Department was booked,Continue reading “A Night at a Guesthouse!”
A Roadtrip to Remember.
Hello friends, it’s been awhile since I posted something. Hope you all are doing well. It was a matter of great fortune that we managed to take a festive trip to my in-law’s place. That’s a long road trip from Kolkata to Bhagalpur by car, my husband proudly occupying the driver’s seat! Believe me, weContinue reading “A Roadtrip to Remember.”
A Glimpse of Rural Bengal
Hello friends, recently we had an opportunity to spend few days, completely in rural setting, the experience was simply enlightening. The place is a small village called Kamarpara, adjacent to the town of Bolpur, Santiniketan in Bengal. Just imagine how thrilling it would be to spend the night in a two storied mud house madeContinue reading “A Glimpse of Rural Bengal”
The New Bride on Her Honeymoon!
Hello friends, today I’m gonna tell you a particularly sweet anecdote, related to our new bride. It was during her honeymoon time. The couple had planned a tour of Meghalaya, an exotic North Eastern state of lndia via Guwahati the capital of Assam. Guwahati is a beautiful city in the lap of pristine Brahmaputra river,Continue reading “The New Bride on Her Honeymoon!”