Flickr Pic of the Day

Houston-India-fest-dance Originally uploaded by Drishtikone. This was a ppicture I took at the India Fest last year in Houston. This dancer looked striking in the background that was put up! The fest involved a weekend show of different things - dances, stalls, food and crafts of India in the heart of Houston Downtown. Great picture taking time! … [Read more...]

How Rafi – the God of Indian Movie Music – was Ill-treated by Nonentities!

I had heard about the problems that Rafi had with Lata and then the low time he saw during the Rajesh Khanna-Kishore Kumar combine era.. but I could have never imagined that Mohd. Rafi could have been meted out the sort of treatment that Raju Bharatan - the veteran film journalist narrates here in this article!! Even though its been ages since he was gone.. still the number of singers who imitate and swear by Rafi sahab is the highest that is there in any competition or film industry! Here is an … [Read more...]