A red door This red door is the front door of Durpin Gompa, Kalimpong. When we visited the place (just before sunset), it was already closed. But the luminosity, the intricate detailing of the design-pattern and the mystery that every closed-and-massive door brings forth, gave me a nudge to click few pictures of it. … Continue reading 10 random things that made me happy last week
The faux nature resorts, the stilted folk-singers sticking to only handful of tunes, heaps of garbage in Kopai river bank and decaying ecology apart, Shantiniketan has little to offer these days. Or it has, but they only appear in flashes. A dilapidated book-shop called ‘Subarnorekha’ that sells vintage books, the unpretentious tea and sandwich at … Continue reading Binging @ Bonolakshmi
This a write-up listinng the over-hyped places in and around Darjeeling.
A quick trip to hill hamlet Samsing in West Bengal.