Archive for October, 2011

At the very outset, Happy Diwali to all of you! We are very glad to bring you the third issue- the third season of our magazine. We are happy enough for the support and love that you showered on us all the while. Watching the crackers and Diyas all around, the mind is all set for Diwali. Sweets and chocolates are shared and presented among all friends and family members. The whole country has started glowing in a flamboyant manner with the boom of crackers, lights and Diyas. Therefore this festival has its own charm and gives a new meaning to life and the world at large- a light that removes the darkness and pains through the way of believing Read more

 With their debut single ‘Divided We Fall’  reaching the download threshold on their SoundCloud Page within 24 hours of its release and over 500 likes on its FB fan page in just over 2 months,the metal scene in Guwahati has been set ablaze with the new band ~’Curves’.Thousand Miles brings to its readers an exclusive interview with this new band.Read on to find out more! 1) What is the inspiration behind the formation of your band? Basically the band’s inception lie on our search for a different kind of sound that we were looking for. The idea of the band first grew up when Anurag and Sanandam started discussing about their mutual interest in the kind of music they were Read more

The recent band of Indian writers in English was joined by Amish Tripathi, an IIM-C graduate who works with the IDBI Bank in 2010 with his smashing hit debut novel “The Immortals of Meluha”. The book is a historical fiction and is part of a 3 volume “Shiva Trilogy”, the second of which was released a few months ago “The Secret of the Nagas”. The book “The Immortals of Meluha” is based on the imaginary land of Meluha, an Indus valley civilization. It traces the heroic rise of a nomad, Shiva into an almost impossible Godlike stature. The plot of the book revoles around Shiva, who as a refugee entered the land of Meluha and attained the stuff of legends Read more