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Idlis, Chai and Mango Lassi: Memories of experiences in two worlds - India and the USA Rekha Narayan

Idlis, Chai and Mango Lassi: Memories of experiences in two worlds - India and the USA

Rekha Narayan

Published December 17th 2014
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Kindle Edition
92 pages
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 About the Book 

What began as a series of conversations and emails with my family and friends evolved into this book. These are stories I wrote during my vacations to India and over time based on my life growing up in India, then my move to my adopted land. TheseMoreWhat began as a series of conversations and emails with my family and friends evolved into this book. These are stories I wrote during my vacations to India and over time based on my life growing up in India, then my move to my adopted land. These stories connect me to both countries.The Trishanku Complex highlights the dichotomy and nostalgia Non Resident Indians face.Being an Indian woman entrepreneur is my story. This was a journey and I am glad I can share it.In Never Drink Sugarcane Juice I describe a story that I heard from one of the most amazing story tellers – our driver.A Breakfast to Remember brings back memories of breakfasts in my engineering college.In There was a Snake I bring one of my fond memories of my maternal grand mother – Manni. The story has been told and retold and lives on.In Exams and Qayamat se Qayamat Tak I recall memories of a famous Bollywood movie that kept us going through a long summer filled with Engineering examinations.In We Take Indian Weddings Seriously I talk about what you can expect in an Indian wedding including rituals, food and much more.In Idlis, Chai and Mango Lassi the temple with its inviting food is described for you.Enjoy these and many more in this collection and do send me your comments.Rekha Narayan