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हामखास झोप येण्याची गोष्ट – १

लहान मुलं झोपायच्या आधी ‘गोष्ट सांग’ असा हट्ट करतात. एक गोष्ट झाल्यावर अजून एक आणि अजून एक मात्र झोपेचा काही पत्ता नसतोच. मग गोष्ट सांगणाऱ्याला (झोपवणाऱ्या व्यक्तीला जेव्हा स्वतःलाच झोप येते त्यावेळेस) कापूस कोंड्याची गोष्ट किंवा ‘एक चिमणी येते एक … Continue reading

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What Must Have ‘The God of Death’ Said To My Grandmother

  “When Yamraj, the god of death will come to take you, you will keep him waiting in order to complete a dress that you would be stitching then”, I would say jokingly and my sister would add, ” No, grandma … Continue reading

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Rome

Rome wasn’t built in a day. Indeed! From Pantheon built in 126 AD to Trevi Fountain 1762 along with new buildings that are being constructed today, the city has so much to offer. Along with her history, art and architecture, this blog … Continue reading

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A Swedish Winter

Postcards from Sweden: Stockholm, Täby, Kiruna, Nikkaluokta and Abisko National Park (November 2016) Riksdagshuset (The Parliament House), Stockholm . Strandvägen, Stockholm . Gamla Stan, Stockholm . Nordic Museum, Stockholm . Stockholm City (Photo: Sagar Behere) . ‘Fika‘: Coffee, Rulltårra and Pepperkakor . … Continue reading

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America …it’s different!

American dream is, ” that dream of a land in which life should be better and richer and fuller for everyone” as described by James Truslow Adams in his book The Epic of America (1931). Well a lot of data … Continue reading

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Unique Marathi Literature From My Memory

Marathi literature is a treasure. With a history of over thousand years, here are some of the precious jewels I had an opportunity to behold. *: Translation in English available Children’s Literature Manache Shlok* (A dialogue with the mind): Simple, effective and … Continue reading

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Unusual Photos

Some funny, some weird, some adventurous, some kind gestures or simply put some unusual photos – Brides and Bridegrooms enjoying a quick tea break at a roadside tea stall in Hanoi, Vietnam Heard of tree house, first time saw a … Continue reading

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