When we were 10

Times have changed and times have changed in a big way. While I never felt that there was much of a generation gap between my generation and my father’s, however the generation gap between mine and my son’s is quite large. We indeed live in different times and with the way world currently is the…

Hemanta Mukherjee

The Bengalis of my generation grew up listening to Hemanta Mukherjee’s robust voice rendering beautiful songs. How could I not celebrate his 101st birth anniversary? My uncles were such big admirers of Hemanta Mukherjee that they were in tears when he passed. However, legends pass but their work remains and that is why we still…

Let’s have faith on ourselves

If your family and friends back in India have so far remained untouched by the COVID wave, then that is great. I sincerely hope it remains that way. My friends and family have not been untouched.  The constant fear of waking up to an unpleasant news continues to remain as we get on with our…