Hello readers, Shackled has been a wonderful experience for me. An emotional and adventurous ride through times engraved in history . It portrayed the lives of Durga and her grandmother, Neera. Their love for each other stay strong even at times when the body could bear no more and the mind was overwhelmed with unthinkable... Continue Reading →
Shackled – (The mystery of the green box)—- Chapter 13.
CHAPTER 13- FREEDOM . "Thud!" At the noise, Durga looked up and saw the old woman struggling with a mirror on the wall. She rose to her feet and thought of asking her about why she was trying to move it, but, suddenly, two lines just came to her mind..... "Jakhan roshmi porilo dorpone, Aadhar... Continue Reading →
Shackled – (The mystery of the green box)—- Chapter 10.
CHAPTER 10 - KABIR. East Bengal, 1946 —- "Aar ekta Goli ... maar Kabir.. maar, "*screamed Javed, clapping his hands in excitement. It was a hot summer afternoon, and a group of boys have gathered under a tree to play a game of marbles, popularly known as Goli . They watched Kabir play. As usual, he... Continue Reading →
Shackled – (The mystery of the green box)—- Chapter 9.
CHAPTER 9 - THE RIDDLE. A large procession moved on the streets gradually. Trucks loaded with idols of Maa Durga and her children, followed the procession. There were colors in the air. Men had their faces smeared with pink, green and purple. They were directing the group safely towards the Ganges, trying to maintain order... Continue Reading →
Shackled – (The mystery of the green box)—- Chapter 8.
CHAPTER 8 - TOO MANY SECRETS Neera struggled to keep her eyes open. She was tired , hungry and sick . There was water all over her face. She could hear two people, screaming and she knew who they were. But, there was hardly any strength left in her to understand their conversation. The words... Continue Reading →