Tag Archives: Ahmedabad

Raees.

I am not a fan of Shah Rukh Khan but having seen the trailer of Raees, and reading good reviews of  it, I went to see it yesterday. I had another reason for wanting to see the film and that … Continue reading

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Favourite Book Or Film.

This week’s LBC topic comes from Maria who as I write this is and when it will get published will still be in her beloved Ireland winding up her visit.  She should get back to bring in the new year … Continue reading

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Travel Series II.

Lin, here is the second of the five that you had suggested. The locale is the same Ahmedabad mentioned yesterday but the adventure is a rather peculiar one that can only happen in India and that too only in Gujarat. … Continue reading

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Travel Series I.

Lin, here goes the first post on my adventures during my travelling days. This was posted five years ago in June 2010. Last week, I had shared with my readers a story from my Delhi days which came back to … Continue reading

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Trust / Mistrust / Deficit Of Trust.

As part of my alma mater’s silver jubilee celebrations, alumni in Pune met some time ago, using the occasion of a visit to Pune by an alumnus of our very first batch, to felicitate him and another alumnus of the … Continue reading

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Old Friends And Their Families.

In one of my posts Stories From The Past I had written about my friends in Ahmedabad and as fate would have it, Jalal had to come back into my life to a much pleasanter interface. My Godson M and … Continue reading

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Story 18. Robert And Anton.

In 1961 and 1962, I was in Hyderabad living a very interesting bachelor’s life with a steady girl friend and making enough money to have a better time than most of my age group youngsters were having. One of the … Continue reading

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Stories From The Past – 2

I had assured my readers yesterday, that I would share another story from Ahmedabad with them and here it is. Ahmedabad is the commercial capital of Gujarath, the only state in India with total prohibition of alcohol consumption. There are … Continue reading

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Stories From The Past.

Last week, I had shared with my readers a story from my Delhi days which came back to revive a friendship after almost three decades. Today, I shall continue with another one from the mid-eighties, which too came back in … Continue reading

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