Author: scroll

I loved Queen in their heyday and in the years that followed. It was a great loss when Freddie Mercury passed at the untimely age of 45. I grieved along with the music lovers all over. Music knows no boundaries and remains universal, current widespread...

1. I am incurably romantic. Extremely passionate. The beauty of being in love, of falling in love. How one forgets everything and loses oneself when one is in love. Like in the song “I’m so dizzy, my head is spinning”. It feels like there can...

My father Ramkrishna Dalmia strongly espoused and spread the concept of One World Government . Nation states are narrow and ever changing . Humanity is just that. Our world was always interconnected and today it is even more so . A butterfly flapping its wings...

So how should life be lived? Without regrets - not to have regrets. At the end it’s the things that we wanted and didn’t do that cause regrets. Not the things that we did wrong. Errors are always going to be there. Growth is replete...

When is  the best time to travel or the right amount of it ? it may not come. But does It mean one holds off ? One makes the most of it and one still goes ahead, unless its wholly impractical. One will be glad after...

Nidhi Dalmia at Sorbonne 1972 “Catch your dreams before they slip away,’ sang The Rolling Stones.  I always wanted to write. When my closest school friend asked me what I planned to be when I grew up. He prefaced his question by saying it is clear what...

I didn’t realise that the event I was attending, almost casually, almost by chance as an impulsive acceptance of a friend s invitation would later on get immortalized as such a seminal event . I had just left my teens and it was my first...

I love to dance and have since I was very young. Its no secret, I’m very happy to admit that most days you may find me having a quick dance whenever an opportunity arises, even while walking in the garden Dance for me is exhilarating. It...

No matter how busy I was with work, with business, there remained this irrepressible urge to express myself, little by little, on a different computer, in a different room; peaceful, tranquil, looking out over the sunlit, afternoon back lawn, form the coolness of the blue...

1. What could be more important than love? Nothing like love to make life that much more meaningful and worthwhile. It imbues it with that extra and special meaning. Things become that much more precious because you have this person in your life. And because...