Category Archives: Hinduism

Adventures on Mohammed Ali Road: Finely Chopped in Bohri Mohalla

The walk before the walk

We were walking beneath the JJ flyover late last Saturday night, headed to a Finely Chopped food walk in Bohri Mohalla, and we were lost. Jude, our trustworthy driver, had dropped us at the wrong location. We weren’t anywhere near Saifee ambulance stand, the meeting point for the food walk. Last … Continue Reading ››

O is for Oath of the Vayuputras

Oath of the Vayuputras is the third part of Amish Tripathi's Shiva Trilogy. The trilogy tells the story of Shiva and his family, including his wife Sita and his sons Ganesh and Karthik. The books recount Shiva's rise as the Neelkanth (the blue-throated one) and his ultimate victory over evil. Released in 2013, Oath of … Continue Reading ››