Misfits

Momos, soft and supple, waiting to be dunked in scarlet red sauce But that cheese in the deep fried kind of momos is such a misfit Thin wafer like pizzas With the delicately spiced herbs And when tikka flavored chicken is sprinkled on it, such a misfit Cold creamy kulfi On a stick eaten on… Continue reading Misfits

Re-imagination

15th August 1947 - India became independent from Britain and was divided into the countries of India and Pakistan. 1961- 2 days after sealing off free passage between East and West Berlin with barbed wire, East German authorities begin building a wall–the Berlin Wall–to permanently close off access that lasts for 28 years. 1969- Woodstock… Continue reading Re-imagination

Touched by the soul

The sounds, the smells, the humdrum, the air, each city built on layers of history, presents to you a bouquet of these treats. Living in the Indian subcontinent means that you have access to so many regions, cities, towns and villages which in another lifetime were kingdoms in themselves. The smell of Mumbai, heavy and… Continue reading Touched by the soul