French Breakfast in Puducherry

French bagles, baguettes, croissants, sandwiches, burgers, rolls; everything was tempting, waiting to be devoured. Both of us spent almost ten minutes feeling enchanted by all the dishes kept in front of us. Of course, you sacrifice your intense urge to restrict yourselves from trying all the delicacies present.

Poha Jalebi

If you happen to visit the cities of Indore, Ujjain, Dewas, Sagar, Dhar, Ratlam and Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh, you will bear witness to a large number of shops selling ‘Poha-Jalebi’. It would not be an exaggeration to call the dish as the staple breakfast of these cities! Poha Jalebi is also becoming a popular…

Homemade Drinks For The Indian Summer

Summer season commenced few weeks back in India. We generally associate this weather with sitting in front of air coolers to feel cool, eating loads of ice cream and drinking cold drinks and what not. On a personal level, I like the summers because of both the reasons mentioned above! I thought of sharing with…

The Chat Delicacy I Drool Over

Bhelpuri has a balance of sweet, salty, tart and spicy flavors, with different textures as well, including crispy and crunchy from the puffed rice and fried sev (namkeen). Different chutneys impart a sweet, tangy or spicy flavour.

Bhelpuri can also be found in many different transformations namely Sevpuri, Dahi Puri, Sev papdi Chaat, Churmuri and many more.

The Delectable Pakoda In Indian Politics

Coming back to the person under discussion here, I do not understand what all this fuss being created is about anyways. He is not extending his hands for begging on the streets atleast! He is earning his livelihood with respect and dignity, much like any person working in an MNC or corporate firm. Or for that matter, any conventional means of employment. The only difference is that he has to slog more than us.

meri choti si love story…

I fell crazily for her and life felt like a dream one would never wish to come to an end. But when the reality of life struck, she abandoned me offering no explanation. And left me scarred…

DDLJ in current times…

“What if the event of this movie happened in current times… in the Digital Era?”, I asked myself and started writing a sequel narrative from Raj’s perspective. Sharing it here with you…

Chai culture of Hyderabad…

The metropolis of Hyderabad is a blessing for any tea aficionado. In my almost seven years of stay here, I have tried to experience the tea being served at almost all the possible destinations wherever I saw!

if I were a bird…

“what do you want to be when you grow up?” she asked me.
“A bird” I replied without giving it a thought…