पारो और चारो!

उस रात, बरसात जैसे रुकने का नाम ही नहीं ले रही थी। बिन मौसम के इस बरसात ने, रात की ठंडक को और बढ़ा दिया था। नवम्बर में भी कोई बरसात होती है?! दिवाली गुज़रे अभी एक सप्ताह भी नहीं हुआ था, की इस एकाएक अनपेक्षित बरसात ने सबको ठंड से कुड़कुड़ाने को मजबूर कर…

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…

That Extra Chromosome which makes her ‘Out of the World’!

“The earth, together with all of its countries and people”, is what Oxford dictionary has to say about the word “World”. The ‘Earth’ represents the external gaze to this spherical entity hanging in the Universe, while ‘World’ is a perception from within (an inside out look). ‘Perception’, because it provides the flexibility to extend it…

The ‘Face’ called Wisdom…in the crowd of Beliefs!

If I am able to see and recognize “Faces” around, it affirms that I have eyes. If I have eyes to see, brain to observe, mind to think, heart to feel, and ways to express, it only confirms that “I” exist. If I exist, I must be wearing a worldly identity. A worldly identity assures…

यदा यदा ही धर्मस्य…

गाँव जाना मुझे हमेशा ही अच्छा लगता रहा है, मेरे चेहरे के अतिउत्साह को साफ़ पढ़ा जा सकता है, गाँव जाने के उल्लेख मात्र से। जब भी हम गाँव जाते थे तो रास्ता जैसे कटता ही नहीं था जब तक की हम गाँव के बाज़ार तक ना पहुँच जाएँ।मँगारी बाज़ार बाबतपुर स्टेशन से लगा ही…

Bhojpuri, Saree and the Chappal!!

Now even I started  worrying of the possibility of failing to make it in time.This was my first trip to Delhi from Varanasi since the source station has been changed from Varanasi Cantt to Manduadih  station, which has not only shorten the distance of station from my home but relieved us from enormous Banarasi peak traffic. In the…