Ilish bhapa

While watching the havoc brought down by the cyclone Hudhud, I feel blessed to have a secure shelter and ample food supply. Sitting in my cozy living room with the luxury to gobble dishes of my choice, I think of those unfortunate poor affected coastal residents who have lost their homes, cattle and agricultural produce. Gloomy…

Dhoka-r Dalna

Today is Maha Ashtami. Well, some of you might disagree and say it’s Maha Saptami rather. I don’t deny.. according to the Hindu almanac, it was Saptami till 10:20 AM, post which Maha Ashtami has commenced. The most auspicious day of the five day celebration. A day which revives fond memories in every Bengali heart. Dressed…