Ria Diaries Episode 2: The Cold Case

A few months back There it goes, slowly mixing, drowning within itself. Red color swirls circle in the water before they disappear down the sink. I stare at my hands and continue scrubbing the blood off them.  My skin burns from the constant scouring but the stains remain stubborn, refusing to disappear. They smile at

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A day well spent

This year, Maha Shivratri will be celebrated on February 13, and will continue till 14th in India. There are several legends around Maha Shivratri. According to a legend, Maha Shivaratri was the day when Shiva drank poisonous negativity to protect the world. Another legend says that it is the night when Shiva performs the heavenly

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My Museum Visit

New year, new me resolution-to visit places this year. I visited Indian museum yesterday in Kolkata, also referred to as the Imperial Museum at Calcutta in British India era texts is the largest and oldest museum in India and has rare collections of antiques, armour and ornaments, fossils, skeletons, mummies, and Mughal paintings. It was

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International Kolkata Book Fair 2018

The 42nd edition of the International Kolkata Book fair is underway in West Bengal and has been garnering a large crowd of avid readers from across the country.  The fair, dubbed as the world’s largest book fair, is being organised at Central Park Mela Complex at Salt Lake in Karunamayee. The interactive sessions at the

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