Some Questions Unanswered, Forever – A tale from the train journey

Some Questions Unanswered, Forever – A tale from the train journey

"I wish I could take the train to every destination I travel to. There would be so much more to see, and many more stories to tell."- Ruskin Bond, The Great Train Journey I often wonder, how many stories this little heart of mine bears within. Some of them I try to write, some I [...]

Jannat

  It was too late for Javeda, she was rushing to the bus stand. One more day, she is going to be late in her office. She was carrying a handbag and an umbrella with her, as the sky was prepared to shower the rain in any moment. “If you come late tomorrow again, I’ll [...]

Thumri – The Art Of Singing Poetry

  "Jab se Shyam sidhare.... Tadap tadap, jiya, jaye…..” When a girl sings a ‘Thumri’, she becomes ‘Radha’. With the poetic lyrics, she tries to express her love for ‘Krishna’. Sometime, with its ‘Shringar’ mood, she adorns herself for her beloved. She smiles with ‘Thumri’, her soul dances with ‘Thumri’.Whether sometime in ‘Viraha’ mood, she [...]