Sudha Murthy happens to be one of my favourites and I eagerly await to read more of her writings. I guess I would have read everything that has been published till now. The simplicity of her writing or more should I say, of her thoughts appeals to me. Three Thousand stitches, a collection of extraordinary… Continue reading Extraordinarily Ordinary
I am feeling nothing but pleased to have read this book. I was hooked on to Rajat Mitra’s The Infidel Next Door. Set in the backdrop of religion and man-made controversies makes you feel wasn’t religion supposed to bring peace and harmony than violence and chaos. The book mirrors the atrocities of the real life.… Continue reading In the name of religion..
The vastness and richness of the Indian mythology and ancient scriptures never misses spellbound me. After reading quite a bit about the epics and the incarnations of the god, one conclusion I can safely draw is that everything is connected and part of a larger scheme of things. Every plot and every character, however big… Continue reading Did she really have a choice?
Yeah, it’s an easy book. Finally, I finished the another one in the Chicken Soup for Soul series, and this is one which I had picked up long back. This time it was about friendship. FRIEND..no words can describe it, still a feeble attempt of mine.. A word that rings a bell Lifts your spirits… Continue reading More about soul than soup!!
A little bit of background first.. I was having a discussion with my colleague who is getting married in a couple of days. Being an experienced player in this field I was telling her about the shift in priorities. Our conversation made me wonder, which role I am playing now? And that’s when I came across… Continue reading Am I (or was I) the best wife too?
One of those books where it hardly took 3-4 pages to get hooked on to. The reason for the quick connect was the book of a parent and by a parent (which I learnt later). The bond between the father and his daughter and presenting the story from a father’s viewpoint appealed to me a lot.… Continue reading If only I could write a review..for this book
‘Terror strikes again in …’ ‘Yet another scam gets unearthed…’ These are some of the ‘breaking’ news items which have now become so common that there is nothing more left to ‘break’. Indeed, a sad state of affairs. Of course, there are many positive developments around us as well, but terrorism and corruption have proliferated… Continue reading Why is there a situation of anarchy??