The Monogram Murders – A review

I am a die-hard Agatha Christie fan. I love her books and have read each one of her books – especially those featuring Poirot and Marple.  A confession –  I do not view the current trend of resurrecting and recreating literary figures favourably. I avoid reading such books simply not to spoil the original world of words created in my mind […]


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Sai Scribbles

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Evergreen Indian film music

Great film music and great music directors

Delightful Children's Books

Find a book to delight a child.

Novel approaches

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Vintage Indian Clothing

A Brief History of the saree blouse and Indian fashion before 1960 with an occasional excursion after. All images are credited but if they are here by accident please do let me know and I will take it down. All posts also on


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