Stray Thoughts / Musings

Stray Thoughts / Musings
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Mr. Putter & Tabby

Children’s literature always has this effect of clearing and refreshing my mind, opening it up for subsequent expansion. Minnie, my daughter was then 6 years old and going to the American International School in Dhaka. Ananya (my wife) would...
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Devi Durga, the Goddess

Devi Durga, the Goddess

[caption id="attachment_2866" align="aligncenter" width="960"] Photo Source: Internet[/caption] India, Nepal and Bangladesh are probably the only countries in the world where widespread worship of the ancient Goddess (and other female divinities)...
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The Ghosts of Freetown

The Ghosts of Freetown

[caption id="attachment_8421" align="aligncenter" width="275"] Photo Source: Internet[/caption] I like ghosts - I mean the very idea of it. And I would love to meet one (or more) if possible. I go out every (almost) morning at five, for a...
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84 Charing Cross Road

84 Charing Cross Road

Just watched this AMAZING movie starring Anne Bancroft and Anthony Hopkins and I had to share it with my friends, particularly those who share a passion for reading and for books with me. I had ordered it over Amazon and a...