Jonathan Livingston Seagull – Book Review


If you want to find your true north; then this book is for you. Jonathan Livingston Seagull is a novella of a young seagull who is oust from the society, in pursuit of flying high. He believed in pursuing his dreams and out of all the odds he makes it happen. Truly an inspiring fable…

The Hungry Tide – Book Review


Set in the land of beautiful woods of the east India – Sundarbans; The Hungry Tide is a great fictional work by Amitav Ghosh. While Sundarbans is one of the rarest places on earth to home a few tigers on the verge of extinction, the book describes the precarious life of people who lived in…

The Kite Runner – My Reminiscences


14th January every year the state of Gujarat in Western India hosts the international Kite Flying festival called “Uttarayan”. This essentially marks the beginning of summer and hints the farmers the approach of the harvest season. As per Hindu culture this festival is called the “Makar Sankranti”. January, 1989 when Uttarayan was formally launched, I was…

Veronika Decides to Die – Book Review


I had forbidden myself from reading for a long time. Each of the occasions I had opened a book, I had my reasons not to pursue the read; each time I blamed the ever demanding corporate life for not discovering those treasures. Last month over a series of travel for official purpose, surprisingly I read…