Tag Archives: Prohibition

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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Story 13. The Refugee.

Two kids found a pouch containing fifteen silver coins. One had spotted it and the other had picked it up. Each claimed ownership to the find. This led to an argument and ultimately they approached the wise Mulla Nasruddin with … Continue reading

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Story 3. The Room Boy.

I would not have used quite the same language, but read on. In a cockeyed way, this relates to this story. This story would not have happened had it not been for Prohibition. Most of India suffered from this bane … 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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