Life at 1.45 am, Place: My Bedroom, State of mind: Stateless…
Life is found to be at perfect bliss! Finished watching my favourite shot from movie ‘Wake Up Sid!’. It’s the climax scene where in Ranbir realises his love for Konkona while reading her dream article in Ranbir’s dream magazine when Mumbai’s aah-so-beautiful first rain descends. They both meet at Nariman Point – one place I would always want to be at, to experience the rains! Cudos to the director! He’s captured the rain so beautifully! And to make the scene even more lovely, you have 2 wonderful, fresh n full-of-life actors, Konkona and Ranbir. Adorable! Okay, back to me n my room! There’s amazing weather outside. The Nature God dawned upon us today. Very soothing and surreal breeze was flowing in the evening taking away the scorching heat. A perfect time to hang around with close friends. Not just hang around! Roam around!!! Where do we find ourselves? Khadakwasla. Crowded place. (We later realized it was a Sunday :)). Nonetheless, it din’t stop us from having our share of fun. Rain started pouring in. My very first experience to be so much near the water and  be blessed by the divinity of Rain-God! Could I ask for more?
Kaash hum har lamha dil me kaid rakh paate? Kyaa Kare… Dil toh baccha hain jee…!

On a different note, why look for joy elsewhere and be sad for not finding it, when it is “showered” upon you in small and little ways?

and now I switch back to the super-awesssome track of the movie,

“Jo Barse Sapne Boon-Boond, Naino ko Moond-Moond
Kaise Main Chalu? Dekh Na Saku! Anjaane Raaste…….”

Photo-courtesy: Anuj Kolekar.
PS: I recommend everyone watching the movie Wake Up Sid! – a very coming-of-age film. Not the typical one!

PPS: I just realised, I’ve finished one year of blogging. Anniversary! Reasons to celebrate. YAY! I’ll do the year-roundup soon 🙂


12 thoughts on “Boondein…

  1. अभिजीत May 3, 2010 at 4:45 am Reply

    This is my favourite movie/scene/song too.Happy blogging anniversary(asa shabd ahe ka ? :P) Keep writing 🙂

  2. swaraj bhore May 3, 2010 at 6:02 am Reply

    ur expressing power is just amazing…!!! keep it up.I am getting inspired by this.and hopefully,we will celebrate many more anniversaries………..

  3. Atreyee May 3, 2010 at 8:13 am Reply

    Prat ur posts are always refreshing. Good job.

  4. FrostBite May 3, 2010 at 1:39 pm Reply


  5. NEER May 3, 2010 at 5:34 pm Reply

    it is a great movie! Happy blog anniversary 😛

  6. sonisandeep May 3, 2010 at 6:02 pm Reply

    Rain is not my favourite but occasional rain showers are always pleasantly welcome.I liked your post especially the way you think about the rains.Keep blogging for many more years to come 🙂

  7. sneha May 3, 2010 at 7:02 pm Reply

    What a nice post to commemorate your blog's anniversary!! Love the rains, loved the post,loved the photo and loved the scene … Keep blogging!!!!!!!

  8. sum May 3, 2010 at 7:14 pm Reply

    Happy Blog-aversary 🙂 And this one's a very quaint post!Loved it! Keep writing 🙂

  9. Cool Vinit May 3, 2010 at 7:48 pm Reply

    gud job done man… btw i was also der in khadakwasla… njoyed the shower a lot… but could not figure you out in the crowd…Enjoy the aniversary 🙂

  10. GurNeet May 4, 2010 at 6:59 pm Reply

    This song echoed in my mind for many days after watching the movie.Thanks for reminding.Your theory of joy being showered in frequent little ways…is very true!By the way, we at Delhi also had our first rains few days back…mitti ki khushbu + cool breeze = pure blissAnd Congrats on the first anniversary!!!Keep posting:)

  11. Pratik May 4, 2010 at 7:54 pm Reply

    Thank you everyone for the adulation 🙂

  12. Vinay Bhalerao May 5, 2010 at 8:04 am Reply

    sahi…keep blogging..:)

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