Maanja

After almost three years of longing, Uttarayan – the famous Gujarati festival of kites coincided with a Sunday and I planned a one-day trip to Ahmedabad. My old friends living there were ready to welcome me, Ravi promised to teach me to fly kites, and I was already bubbling with excitement. I called Ravi when … More Maanja

Kai Po Che Clictionary

When I left Ahmedabad in Nov 2015 and moved to Bangalore on an ‘urgent requirement’, I always badgered my then boss for pulling me out of the state of Gujarat and seizing away my privilege to enjoy the Gujju festivals. Finally this year, I got lucky with the Uttarayan (Makar Sankranti) falling on a Sunday and … More Kai Po Che Clictionary

Banyan vs palm

Given a choice, what would you choose to become – A banyan tree or a palm? Lot of parameters to base the decision on. The width, the breadth, the height, the deliciousness of the fruits it bears, the beauty of the tree, the shadow it provides, the strength of its trunk and so on. What … More Banyan vs palm