Vishal’s World

Daily mirage is elated to welcome Vishal Kumar Sharma to our family. Vishal Bhai as we fondly call him is a Photographer par excellence . He has shared his experience with National Geographic and currently spreads his magic with Vishal’s Photography , the studio he owns in Hyderabad. Hello folks , welcome to my world…

Separated….But Alive

Mom , I wish you were here today , I am appearing for my first big exam in life , My 10th Board exams , Dad called me up to wish me luck. He said he is busy to visit me. My eyes were searching for you, your warm hug , our little gossips after…

Get My Genie….

We all dream but very few achieve it . In this edition of Kolkata Konnect , I feel elated to feature a man with a vision to make a difference, Saket Bhukania, a 24 year old young entrepreneur who promises to change the delivery solutions market with his startup GetMyGenie.At such a tender age when…

New Age Anti Nationalism….

Date 9th Feb 2016, Place :New Delhi , India. Military Hospital: A brave soldier guarding the Siachen line battling for his life after being submerged in minus degrees of snow for 5 days. His only intention was to ensure that we are safe and our country is protected.His 9 other colleagues lost their lives in the…

Lal Kitab revealed…..

    Lal Kitab is a simple remedial book having no type of occult remedies. It doesn’t endorse the use of any Tantrik material like yantras, three dimensional deities, idols etc. Whatever it suggests is very simple, easy and the items involved are available in our household only. Lal Kitab shows its greatness in its…

Nolen Gur: A journey into the sweet world of Bengal…..

Bengali and Misti are synonyms very difficult to separate. Bengal and Bengalis are known worldwide for their affinity towards sweets and no trip to a Bengali household would be over without gorging on delicious sweets. Being a “Probaashi Bangali” (Bengali living outside Bengal), I still remember my visits to my grandparent’s place during winter vacations…

Friends with Benefits…..

Sitting on my couch on a chilly winter morning what popped up in my mind is a controversial topic, “Friends with Benefits”. In this fast era where love and relationships change colours at the drop of a hat, having friends is a safer bet. Friends with benefits? Well every relationship we thrive on today has a…

The evergreen refresher- Paan

After a hefty lunch today,  I decided to gorge on the ever succulent delight,  Paan. As I chewed and enjoyed the aromatic juices of this delight, my mind transported me into a different world, a world I cherish the most,  my childhood days spent in the beautiful landscapes of Shillong. My earliest memories of paan…

In the aftermath of the sin

Butchered will, bruised soul Congenital evil, the innocence that you stole. Mind numbed, ferocious agony Crushed beneath the despondency of hopeless felony. Sordid decadence, rotting flesh Arbitrary musing, superficial and fresh. The love that seek today stinks of the past Your artificial warmth was never to last. Blood soaked cutis Embroiled in coitus as natural duties….

Being a woman

Yes I am a woman, I can be physically weak but mentally strong. I am not an object of lust as I show you what is wrong. Yes I am a woman, I can add music to your ears and make you forget your worry. I give you life as I carry. Yes I am…

Lament of the angst

The throbbing sojourn of a lively heart Bequeathed by the existence of itself. Travels through the mighty Fallopian Into the ocean of want.   Gnashing through the Uterine universe In tow with a million more. The lonely traveller, that tailed maniac Will surely win a handsome score.   And so begins my story of yore…

Bleed Free…

I started my menstruation at an early age and overnight it seemed my peers and neighbors treated me as indifferent. The neighborhood aunties and grannies were keen to impose restrictions on me to move, jump, play and talk freely, I almost felt like I am being choked by these newly imposed restrictions. As a child…