Walking through Greeneries..

Ah, the feeling of walking in the nature is much different feel the traffic of a city life. Nature walking takes you away from all the hassles  of daily life and let you slow down and breathe. I love walking along nature trails, I love to behold myself in the beauty of dedicated nature. A…

Generation Ami-Movie Review

A film with heart-warming message, its about the young, their dreams, and desire to break-free. Generation Ami, a film with total breakdown of communication across generations, despite technology supposedly making communication easier. Apu, the protagonist dreams of becoming a songwriter but because of his content set of parents who forced him to nothing beyond IIT….

Rosogolla-movie Review

A movie that is just not to watch with eyes, but also to feel it from the depth of your heart. A simple story, told in a simple manner, portrayed in a simple order, Rosogolla movie is the winner all this way. The lead pair just nailed it, and supported ably by an ensemble of…

Before 2018 ends..

2018, yes, the year is left with just two days only, this year has definitely been a very fortunate for me. A power-packed year, it should be called, lasting stories, different opportunities and a blissful end, yes together all of these, 2018 has truly offered me so much. Without a few drawbacks, no success can…

Indian Museum- Glorifying Ancient feels.

Indian Museum, a loyalty to witness has rare collections of antiques, armour and ornaments, fossils, skeletons, mummies and Mughal paintings. With a central courtyard that allows sun an rest to the visitor, it definitely offers a grand story on delightful view. Captured with an opulence of vision, the museum tells a tons of stories etched…

Christmas Delight at Mamagoto..

A perfect Christmas is nothing without a delicious amount of food, a fabulous outing is incomplete without appealing meal and when its from your favourite restaurant its more over awesome. This Christmas went well with a visit to Park Street and having a delicious meal at Mamagoto, Park Street. Fiery Thai Shrimp Fried Rice with…

Revisiting the Spontaneity of Park Street…

Park street is all about cheerfulness and spontaneity and Christmas is the best time to revisit the streets of Park Street. Christmas here is so beautiful, people throng the strrets in thousands to join Christmas spirit and make merry. It is the most vibrant during this week of New Year, decorated with colourful lights, Christmas…

New Year Vibes…

Just few more days left for the new year to arrive, a new day to begin with blast. The whole week from Christmas to new year eve is something magical holding upon our vibes of new vows. When just a few days of 2018 are left, I’m totally in love with penning down some of…

Christmas Chronicles…

Jingle bells, jingle bells, jingles all the way, Santa Claus is coming to Kolkata, sliding on his sleigh. Its Christmas !! Celebrating Christmas in Kolkata is a grace to die for. A colonial stronghold back in the day, Kolkata has a very strange relationship with Christmas. Even though there aren’t many Christians in the city…

Christmas Cravings with Mio Amore..

A Christmas celebration would be incomplete without delectable Christmas cake.Christmas cake should be fruity, juicy and full of flavour – with a tasty layer of marzipan and icing. Christmas is nothing without a cake from Mio Amore, this year also had no exceptions. A bunch of mouth watering cakes lit up at my place and…

Burger delight at Burger-In-Law

If you’re a Burger Fan! This place is a MUST visit. Located in Saltlake , the one every burger lover would love to have for! Starting from every parks of some juicy burgers, this place serves the best burgers in town. It was in my wishlist for so long and one day I  tried to…

Walking through the history of Tagores

Being a Bengali girl, the first story I learnt back my childhood was ‘sohoj path’, the ‘kumor parar gorur gari’ was the first line I went through back my golden days. The only name I was fond of was Rabindranath Tagore. While growing up in North Kolkata, Tagore’s ancestral house was just five minutes away…

Santa Delivers- A new home for Nun Turnovers..

We usually visit restaurants  everytime we order bread items like Naan we have to order side dish as well. But now Santa Delivers has come up with such a lovely concept that will sort your problem of choosing side dish. They have introduced this new innovative concept of stuffing Naan with Chicken Bharta and Chicken…

The Biriyani Inc.

Its impossible to keep a bong away from a plate of biriyani. We don’t need excuses to get a perfect Biriyani combo any day any time, so being a Bengali, I have always been fascinated with the mouth watering taste of a Moghlai Biriyani. The biryani from The Biriyani Inc. was just awesome in taste…

Glory of Tagore

Rabindranath Tagore, the name itself is enough to describe world’s most authentic creator, Nobel winner and what a humankind, I find myself such unlucky that I haven’t seen him in my eyes. He is an inspiration to live, he is true admirer to live best life, when it comes to pen dwon some thoughts on…

এসো মা লক্ষ্মী বস ঘরে।

ধন ও সৌভাগ্যের দেবী মা লক্ষ্মী, বাঙালির ঘরে ঘরে এনি পুঁজিতা হন দেবী পক্ষের শেষের এই পূর্ণিমাটিতে। লক্ষ্মীপূজো গৃহস্থের পূজো, যে রাতে পূজো হয়, সেটি কোজাগরী পূর্ণিমা।লক্ষ্মীমায়ের আরাধনায় সেজে ওঠে বাঙালি হিন্দুদের গৃহকোন, মঙ্গলঘট, ধানের ছড়ার সঙ্গে গৃহস্থের আঙিনায় শোভা পায় চালের গুঁড়োর আল্পনায় লক্ষ্মীর ছাপ।লক্ষ্মীপূজোর ভোগ বলতেই মনে আসে নাড়ু, খিচুড়ি, লাবড়া তো থাকেই,…

Pujo Porikrama -North Kolkata

Durga puja is actually a celebration of life, come to the first few weeks of September-October, the heart of every bong thumps faster, it is nothing but in anticipation of homecoming of ma Durga. This year my pandal hopping started with my parar pujo  Satadal. Being a North Kolkatan, its my first priority to go…

Bhuribhoj at Bhoj Company.

Whenever I think about Bengali food, this is the place that comes in my mind, the dim lit restaurant along with the aura of epar ar opar bangla will surely give a electric feel to the Bengali inside you. And when its Durga Pujo, there’s nothing better than having a Bengali cuisine. We visited this…

Thakurbarir Polao at Bestoo

Thakurbarir polao, yes, the name itself has a royalty to serve and when it’s from your favourite place, it adds more spice to your taste. Polao and kasha mangso, the best  combination to have on Pujo days. And thakurbarir polao and the true sense of bonedi barir pujo comes along with even tastier appeal. Bengali…

Mahalaya – Bajlo tomar alor benu…

Eight decades on, Bengali’s still continue to tune into the authentic voice of ‘Birendra Krishna Bhadra’. Mahishasura Mardini, will emanate from every Bengali house across the country on the holy occasion of Mahalaya. Drenched in early morning wows, sun rises with the sonorous voice of Bhadra with a heart-piercing melody. The voice still rules the…