A Bengali Breed of Love

So I have this problem. The backpack that I carry on my one and a […]


Will you be in Kolkata for Puja?

Puja aa gayi! The Puja is here! You can feel the sense of anticipation in […]


Flip-Flops and a Firm Stance

Each of my weekdays in Kolkata begins with an adventure, an adventure that takes me […]


The Darkness

In what sometimes seems to be a different life, a friend in Boston once bemoaned […]


A Multitude of Experiences New

“The spectacle [of Calcutta] is altogether the most curious and magnificent I have ever met […]



About two weeks ago, I was sitting at dinner with family friends attempting to describe […]


Getting ready to be the change I wish to see!

“We cannot go backward to a past form of our being, but we can go […]


Completing a Project

One of my main office-based projects at Calcutta Kids was launching a new website for […]


Baby steps

Working for Calcutta Kids is really amazing. As an organization, CK will go to just […]


Public health in action

“Today, India accounts for the greatest burden of newborn deaths in the world. An estimated 908,000 […]

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