Hotel Atithi

Cricket fields of Nagpur

This is a photograph I cherish most. It brings back memories of happy, carefree days spent on the cricket fields of Nagpur, playing for the Nagpur Parsee Team. Those Sundays were special. Through the week I would eagerly look forward to finding out whether I had been selected for the next game. Each week the bearer of this exciting news was, if I recall correctly, Ishan, the man in charge of our kit. Tall and lean he would arrive on his bicycle dressed in a white dhoti and a long black coat. On the handle bar of the bicycle hung a soiled cloth bag which......

To read the entire article, you must be a Parsiana subscriber.

Already Subscribed? Sign in

Subscribe now to get Full Access



Hotel Prospect