Category: compassion

Joychandi Pahar – a Recollection

Amongst many other things, those days we were just vagabonds, and haphazardly wayfairing. This memoir is one of those many occasions…. It was a stormy late summer afternoon. We two got into the Howrah station (our most bourgeois starting post), already mostly wet by then. Wontedly, we commenced our contemplation about our destination then. There…


People

This world today does not need more successful people, we have had enough of them. This plant needs, desperately needs more sensitive people, people who are peacemakers, restorers, healers and lovers.


Wish I could be free

Wish I could be free Free from all ambitions Free from all expectations Free from all attractions. Wish I could fly in the sky Fly like a free bird Embracing the open air Like the free wind I would swim. Wish I could touch that horizon Horizon full of colours Full of joy, full of…


পূজো এসে গেলো !!!

পূজো এসে গেলো । এসে গেলো বষরের সেই দিনগুলি । পূজোর সেই দিনগুলি ।   শিশির ভেজা ঘাসের দিনগুলি । ঘন নীল আকাশে সাদা সাদা পেঁজা তুলোর মত মেঘের দিনগুলি । সবুজ ঘাসের চাদরে সাদা কাশফুলের দিনগুলি । সকাল সন্ধে মিষ্টি ঠাণ্ডা হাওয়ার দিনগুলি । প্রখর দাবদাহের পর শীতল পরশের দিনগুলি । শিউলী ফুলগুলোর মাদক গন্ধের…


there was a place…

there was a place where the wind were whispering in my ears the sun was grinning on my cast the frosty grasses were loving my feet there was a place where cool brook were flowing on rocks and stones and sand and soil the stream were chanting the ever oscillating water were rippling by there…


It used to be all crepuscule at night

It used to be all crepuscule at night, all black. Only the stars are there to convoy you. Only the fireflies are there escort you. During the rains, the lightnings will work as the beacon. Only the reflections of the very restrained lights from the stars on the wet leaves of the trees, the grasses…


Ill-fated people…

I may not be so clear in my mind about who am I… or what do I exactly want in life… But some of the things I am pretty clear about myself – that I am not deaf. I am not blind. Unlike most of the people I am seeing around. I proclaim this because…