Entries by Bhanu Arora

Jagat Singh

I come down running from the stairs of my second floor flat in South Delhi. My mom is crying out my name from the balcony. ‘Bunny, Bunny. Please don’t leave; please come back.’ Nothing seemed right at that moment. Her voice is too sweet, and it pierces through my heart.  I wonder why is Dad […]

The Web Banking

The Web Banking Sanjay was dragged out of the Kasbar Night Club, Dubai by two bouncers and hurled to the ground. As he lay there, he could feel the soreness in his back. ‘’Why the damnation did I ever come to Dubai,” Sanjay yelled at the bouncers. He picks up his mobile phone from the […]

DJ vs. Class XII

Everything went on well with my son Ishaan till the time he was in class eleventh. Like any other regular student, he was trying hard to involve himself in studies. At times he seemed stressed, but my wife and I knew that students of his age face the pressure of studies and we always tried […]

How Blue is my Sapphire

The excitement was missing this time. Mom kept on asking me about my awful state of mind. I felt like crying. The train was to leave at 4 p.m., but the waiting seemed to be intolerable. Naani (maternal grandmother) knew that I am usually in an irritable state whenever time nears to leave her place. […]

This man will tell you why you shouldn’t leave India

Finally, the day of absolute celebration had arrived. I got a mail from the Canadian Embassy stating that all the formalities were finally cleared and we as a family had gained permanent residency to Canada.  Out of sheer excitement, we started making all kinds of permutations as to what date should we choose to fly, […]

The Perfect India

The Perfect India   The news was everywhere. The Winston Churchill’s government had moved their entire fleet of ships with loads of food stock to British Troops fighting in ‘’Battle of Atlantic’’ during ongoing World War 2. The supply of rice from Burma stopped to Bengal after its Japanese invasion. All appeals for food supply […]


It was still dawn when I stepped out of the cab and walked towards the entry gate of the Delhi airport. The early morning February air was pleasantly cold. I was travelling to Bengaluru to attend a college friend’s wedding. It had been four years since we graduated from the same college. This wedding was […]

An Unforgettable experience in the mountains!

Title-   An Unforgettable experience in the mountains! Since time immemorial, mountains have always intrigued man. As an old saying goes ‘THE MOUNTAINS BECKON YOU.’ The more you are away from these peaks; greater is the urge to visit them. These beautiful mountains secretly whisper their innermost feelings into your ears. It appears as if Gods […]