As the year 2019 comes to close, I have been lazy since last 1 week or so and basically indulging in lots of leisurely stuff - reading, listening to music, watching movies, web series etc. Year 2019 was one of the worst years in my life - emotionally, physically and financially...and I am glad that... Continue Reading →
The first one is a 1964 short film - Two - by Satyajit Ray. It is supposed to be symbolic of war between America and Vietnam. The rich kid is said to be Raj Kiran, who later became a Bollywood actor in 1980s. In 1964, renowned filmmaker Satyajit Ray was asked to create a short... Continue Reading →
I am continuing with Algebra talk shows and sharing a rather controversial video. Definitely my RW frenemies are going to hate this, if they bother to watch this in first place. I did not know some interesting stories related to Sabarimala and Ayappan. I'm sure there would be many dismissing this version. Anyways, won't write... Continue Reading →
I have never ever heard 'mouth organ' like this in my life -Bandish in Raag 'Sarang' by Shubhranil Sarkar (Kolkata).
I wrote a post few days back about my liking for Hindi movies. I forgot to mention that I have watched some extremely terrible movies...many of them at theatre! One of such terrible movies I have watched (though not in theatre) is Mithun Chakraborty's Gunda which released on this day in 1998. https://youtu.be/qRrRhvLxbXw The movie... Continue Reading →
I came across this lovely poem...one of the few times when WhatsApp throws something worth reading. The heartthrob of the school, is a man grim and somber. That lanky little girl, is now a weightlifter. The topper of the class, is a happy homemaker. Back bencher of the lot, is an entrepreneur. The flamboyant fashionista,... Continue Reading →
I stumbled upon this long interview (2 hrs 25 mins) of Anthony Deden who is Chairman of Edelweiss Holdings! He is amazingly articulate and his clarity of thought (in his domain) reminded me of Charlie Munger! Watch this interview at leisure and with full attention...and let it sink in...slowly. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a4_U6bS-cU4