Durga Puja | A Beloved Goddess, A Grand Carnival and a Few Tiny Tales …

By Siddhartha Krishnan . 4 Min Read (This essay was originally posted by the author in Purono Kolkatar Golpo FB group) ‘Ya Devi Sarva Bhuteshu, Vishnu Mayeti Shabdita, Namastasye, Namastasye,…

My Book met the ‘Writer on the Hill’ – Mr. Ruskin Bond

13th of Oct was probably one of the best days of my life! My book ‘Two and a Half Rainbows’ reached the hands of the legendary ‘writer on the hill’…

Two and a Half Rainbows | Book Review – By Author Pankaj Giri

Please note: The following review was originally posted by Pankaj Giri (author of the ‘Amazon Best Reads’ – The Fragile Thread of Hope) on his FB Page and on the…

Book Review – The Fragile Thread of Hope | Pankaj Giri | An Ode to Melancholia

By Siddhartha Krishnan¬†.¬†3 Min Read There goes a saying, “Our pleasures are shallow, our sorrows are deep”. The undeniable attribute of melancholia, is that, it is slow and lingering. Unlike…

Two and a Half Rainbows – A Collection of Short Stories | Book Trailer

Hi All, The trailer of my book “Two and a Half Rainbows – A Collection of Short Stories” is finally out. For those who have read the book these characters…

Aloo Posto with Sambar and Rice | Memoirs of a Malayali in Kolkata | FB Live @ Purono Kolkatar Golpo

By: Siddhartha Krishnan . 10 Min Read I have been away from Kolkata for 14 years. However, I have often wondered why the city is still a part of me…

Two and a Half Rainbows – A Collection of Short Stories | Book is out!

The book just arrived last evening and the feeling is a bit surreal. It feels similar to when I first saw my son’s face; for what I am staring at…

Two and a Half Rainbows | My book is coming out this month end!

Hey Everybody, I am super-excited to let you all know that my book – “Two and a Half Rainbows” – A Collection of Short Stories will finally be out for…