A Prime Lens and a Durga Pujo To Test It Out!

There wasn’t too much of pandal hopping this year. There were a couple of adda sessions with my friends, and I went out with my parents and Gunja to visit a few pandals around Kolkata. My birthday coincided with Saptami. It turned out to be really nice. Continue reading

Summer Stories: Final Chapter

Summer Stories  Last Chapter Blog Post

Highlights of this blog post:

Continue reading

The Road To Ilambazar

Ilambazar_blog (6 of 11)

Ilambazar is a town located in Birbhum. One of the most notable features of Ilambazar is the fact that it is located on the banks of the Ajay river, and for my family and me, it is very easy to reach the place, since it is only a few kilometres away from  the Aamar Bari campus, our home in Shantiniketan.  Continue reading

The Eco Park at Dhanaulti


This was the second majestic experience of the Uttarakhand trip – rising to the heights of Eco Park in Dhanaulti.

[and this post is delayed, very delayed]

Continue reading

When we went to Landour…

When the stars meet the citylights!

The third experience during our trip to Uttarakhand, and the last one, was our stay in a place very near to Mussoorie.

Landour is a small, charming, cantonment town located 7500 feet above sea level. Dhanaulti, our previous stop, had been a short, but very memorable experience.

Landour’s temperatures are quite low during night, and pleasant during the day. The location is what makes it special. And that is what made the last location of our 2014 Uttarakhand trip magical! 

Continue reading

A Journey Into The Jungle


I’ll be listing the three extraordinary memories of our trip to Uttarakhand.

The first one was a jungle safari…
However, let me first give you a gist of the places we visited before the jungle safari. Continue reading