Watch this movie “Chhichhore” staring Sushant Singh. It has scenes of the Hostel no. 3 at IIT Powai, where I spent 5 years of grueling academic life from 1964 to 69. Ironically the character of Sushant Singh Rajput in the movie, shown as a a past student of IIT Bombay, goes through trauma of watching … More RIP Sushant Singh Rajput
આજકાના ત્રસ્ત વાતાવરણમાં ચાલો આપણે મારી એક જૂની રહસ્ય કથા ઉખેળીએ. મુંબઈની લોકલ ટ્રેનો પણ હમણાં તો બંધ પડી છે એટલે આ કથા વાંચીનેને કોઈ વાચક એવું ગાંડુ સાહસ નહિ કરે; પછી તો હરિ ઈચ્છા. In the trying time that we are all passing through, I thought, revisiting one of my suspense thriller short stories … More Perfect time to re-visit old suspense thriller
Merbai ni Dehri Chapter 1 Early morning in the Dangs, even in the peak summer, fetches a cool breeze filtering through the tall trees lined around the village Navgam. The emaciated, wiry river Ambika, so playful and naughty in the monsoon, flows by the outskirts of Navgam in the summer, like a coy bride. Ramjibhai, … More Merbai ni Dehri – The Full Story
Playing my custom-made banjo, called Pratham Tarang, (more about this in my next post), accompanied by Nandu Kshirsagar, on the tabla. The melody is a classical song from the Hindi movie Kohinoor.