The Great Indian Circus

Politics is stranger than reality. Masks come on, masks come off, masks are exchanged. Friends stab each other and foes shake hands.


A Diwali Diatribe

The morning after the Diwali revelry brings one of the worst hangovers thanks to the heady cocktail of noxious fumes and a plethora of guests. A long time a ago, in a previous age and time, I used to look forward to Diwali – deafening noise, lit sky, toy guns that literally packed a bang, … Continue reading

Holi Shit

Holi Kab hai? Kab hai holi?…shouts Gabbar Singh while scowling menacingly at the camera and towards the viewers, breaking the fourth wall. The scene shifts to Thakur‘s village where the celebration begins with everyone dancing in tightly choreographed moves, before all hell breaks lose. Along with Karva Chauth, Holi is the most celebrated Hindi movie … Continue reading