My Ten Favourite songs of Shammi Kapoor

21st October, 2014¬†would have been the eighty third birthday of Shammi Kapoor – the only actor that I have been a fan of and drooled over in my teenage years. It is another thing that he was way past his prime by the time I was born! My interest in old Hindi movies and music […]


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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.

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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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