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The Colour of my Blood is Hindustani!

“Translation is not original creation – that is what one must remember. In translation, some loss is inevitable.” – Joseph Brodsky

I invariably receive some sort of a gentle grumpy communication from my non-Hindi speaking/reading subscribers about my Hindi posts. I understand and acknowledge their irritation but Hindi is my mother-tongue and every now and then, my thoughts and words flow better for me in my own language. I can’t always give a translation in English. It would become tedious. However, this is an exception and here is a translated version of my last post.

Incidentally, why don’t the ‘gentle grumpies’ ever use the comments option?

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