The ultimate live your life movie: Rajwade and Sons (Marathi)

I am as Bollywood as one can get. I love the costumes, songs, drama and our superstars. But, as more and more recent Bollywood movies lack a soul, I find myself veering towards regional cinema. I am so glad to discover this gem of a movie called Rajwade and Sons. It is dramatic, yes, but…

A comedy of condolences PLUS Guide to offer your sympathies

When somebody passes away and you don’t know what to say to a grieving family member, the best thing to do is to say nothing. Or, if you must say something, then stick to cliches like, “I am sorry for your loss.” Never offer to help if you don’t mean it. It’s been a month and I…

Beauty and the Beast: Tale as old as time…Not exactly a review :-)

While watching Belle and the beast, I felt my fractured heart splinter into a million pieces and then slowly come back together in a shifting kaleidoscope till everything righted itself. What can I say except that it was so worth the wait. It is a sensory extravaganza and every little detail that has gone into…