Rasagola and Odisha : No more a secret now !

I start this blog post by bowing down to the Lord of the Land , Lord Jagannatha , the very epicenter of Odia culture & tradition. This is a privilege on my part to be able to contribute my two cents towards this noble endeavor by the author who is a crusader trying to establish…

Ballet of Emotions

Love, as we all know has numerous hues, some lovely, some melancholy and sometimes it is beyond any description. The emotions, sentiments that a heart experiences can sometimes be only felt and not always expressed in words .Does it feel familiar? well, it might to many for we all have in some point in time…

Personal Touch

India , a diverse country with its unique way of being in unity . We all know it but if you want to feel it, the book under review will do that for you. It might seem very diverse from what you experience, yet resonate as if it is your own story ! A quick…

Call of the Mountains

Have you ever read a book and thought to yourself , “I do not want this to end?” Well , these were my thoughts when I finished reading this novella, which is a debut attempt by the author . Let us know more about the book. Book Review Title of the Book:Xanadu Author’s Name: Harshita…

Best of both worlds

Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance. –Carl Sandburg Poems are read by many, loved by few but understood only by a minuscule! This book under review today is nothing but a passionate endeavor by the author to bridge any gap that exists between the poems and it’s readers. This is possible only…

She, as deep as Sea

“A poet dares be just so clear and no clearer… He unzips the veil from beauty, but does not remove it. A poet utterly clear is a trifle glaring.” — E. B. White, from One Man’s Meat.  Some write to impress, some to express and some have the ability to bring across a change of thought! Well,…

The Essence of Ancient India

“The seers of ancient India had, in their experiments and efforts at spiritual training and the conquest of the body, perfected a discovery which in its importance to the future of human knowledge dwarfs the divinations of Newton and Galileo , even the discovery of the inductive and experimental method in Science was not more…

Seasons of Reminiscence in a Fairyland

Take me with you, to this very land filled with magic, having its own charm, where I promise to be a silent observer, sitting quietly in a corner, soaking in the lyrical seasons adorned with glory ! The above poem shows my feelings and is a little tribute to this more than beautiful book titled…

Story of Resilience

Where there is a will, there is a way and when you find that way, you must have the courage to walk on it! The book by Ravish Mani is not just a book but it is a live example of what one can do, if there is strong determination. yes, you guessed it right!…

Roaring Silence

Book Review Title of the Book: Spilling Silence Author’s Name: Jyotsna Atre Format: PDF Thoughts: Some said, some beautifully unsaid ; Some just felt, some conveyed; Some whispered , while silences that roared! This is how I felt after reading this beautiful book of poetry which is a collection of 26 poems that began as…