Lit for Life 2013: My Dear Bapu

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A collection of priceless correspondence between the Mahatma and Rajaji was presented by former West Bengal Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi. A selection of letters were read out and performed by dramatists Yog Japee and Rahul Bose. Full coverage of Lit for Life 2013 at

For many years, my wife used to leave me speechless with her ability to recite Urdu couplets on demand. Standing in the kitchen, watching television, answering the phone, she had a couplet for each... »

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