Guru Dutt

Since my college days when professors talked about Gurudutt it was a mystery around his work. I read many article about his life and the stories. Calendars changed cinema travelled from celluloid to digital. In 2005 V K Murthy awarded IIFA life time achievement award and 2010 Dadasaheb Phalke award. I have great regards forContinue reading “Guru Dutt”

Bollywood Journey of Last Two Decades

We always feel, this decade has passed fast. Let’s linger back on some moments.  When the decade began it was a curiosity, who will lead this decade? Who will be the star for this decade? Many talents donned the directorial chair for the first Vijay Lalwani with Karthik Calling Karthik, Parmeet Sethi with Badmaash Company,Continue reading “Bollywood Journey of Last Two Decades”

This is Not the End of the Book

A conversation curated by Jean-Philippe de Tonnac Umberto Eco Jean-Claude Carrière It is one of the precious books with offers a book like a family photo album. Every one of us has grown up with watching family album. Whenever we open it we relive the moments we lived.  When we read a novel we reliveContinue reading “This is Not the End of the Book”

Farid Camera Museum a Gem of Kondhwa

Farid Camera Museum a gem in Kondhwa, It has become a landmark. You will not find any information on Google or any app. It was my second visit this year to this museum. Mr. Farid and his son Mr. Ahmad warmly welcomed us. They showed each camera and other equipment enthusiastically to us. The wayContinue reading “Farid Camera Museum a Gem of Kondhwa”

Pune Ganesh Ustav 2019

This year the Ganesh Ustav in Pune has a different beauty.  The end of August and drizzle of ‘Sharavan’ has put Ganesh Idol retailers on edge. I took my Cannon EOS and went on to click the pre-Ganesh Ustav days in city. Many retailers have become more apt into their craft. Every vendor try and keepContinue reading “Pune Ganesh Ustav 2019”

21 lessons for 21st century

Lately I read this book. This book explains the anxiety of today’s working class and the challenges of tomorrow. It is an enticing piece of writing. I feel so connected to this writing as it unfolds all the loops of life. As we are living in a time when there are no narratives and weContinue reading “21 lessons for 21st century”

Modern Music events

Zurich Street Parade is been a sensation in all newspaper and media houses. 2nd August 4, 2014. Zurich celebrated this Street Parade with participation of more than 9,50,000 techno fans  marked their presence. The wonderful part of this Street Parade is, it invite all nationals and celebrate. This year the theme was ‘enjoy the dance floorContinue reading “Modern Music events”