Kaal Chakra!

Did it really happen? Yes it did, the warmth of the blood sprinkling out of my intestine just made an impression on my senses to acknowledge that the acquaintance with a bullet is no more restricted to a cinematic experience but my body has just been subjected to it. Pain is still in queue to…

I’d Rather Be….that ‘Wanderer’!

I ordered my third Chai (tea) in just about an hour while I was sitting on the stairs beside Pappu chiwala (chai seller) on Assi Ghat. The Ganga arati was just over and the crowd had started dispersing. The constant buzzing of people’s chit chat, the sound of water waves, the rhythmic Sanskrit Shloka chants of the Vedic students from the…

‘One’ to ‘Many’ to ‘One’!

It was already 9:15 PM of the November chilling evening, which is quite late for ‘Pawan Chaat’ the street golgappa shop to continue by its standard and so it was obviously the last round of masala in the bowl. This wrap up time ensured that there was not much of a rush with very few customers. This allowed us to enjoy it…