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The Power of Listening

I have been meandering my way through “The City of Joy”, a remarkable book written by Dominique Lapierre and first published in Great Britain in 1986. 1,072 more words

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Facing Gynaecological Problems in Kolkata

The day didn’t show any ominous sign as Chandrika started it with a cup of green tea. Her husband, Dinesh was still sleeping. He usually woke up at 7.00 am and by then Chandrika had served breakfast. 461 more words

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City of Joy

In one of the million yellow vehicles swarming the streets of this city, I am overwhelmed with a million thoughts in my mind, About these people, about life, about melancholy tears, about joyful smiles, about joy, and suddenly about the name this city has got, … 589 more words


The City of Joy

. . . Thank you so much guys for being such a sport ! Good night !!

Oh wait ! Before getting to the climax, there are somethings you need to know.  670 more words


Calcutta's Airport

If you’ve heard anything about Calcutta, the terms city of joy, loud, colourful, hot dirty are likely to have been part of what you heard. It’s difficult, not to mention unfair, to typecast the city into a few descriptive words, and imagine that everybody falls within that definition, but it’s not without reason that Calcutta has this reputation. 39 more words


A Bookful of Joy

If complex, vocabulary-heavy, layered narratives are what you think makes a successful writer, think again. Dominique Lapierre, who sauntered in with the heart-rending City of Joy… 546 more words

Part1: Calcutta Diaries...

Calcutta(now known as Kolkata)-the City of Joy is a fabulous city to live in, love at first sight you see. I was there for a mere 4 days which was not at all enough to see the uniqueness and intricacies of walking in the city with a perfect mixture of modern and heritage buildings,reminiscing about the yesteryear India. 827 more words