#FridayReflections – Happy 90th Baba!

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  1. Shilpa says:

    Ah ! Such a lovely post about your Baba. Very few are lucky to have memories with their grandparents and you are one of them☺️.

  2. Pammy Pam says:

    awwww Happy Birthday Baba.

  3. Your sharing of memories of your Baba brought back a lot of memories of my own paternal grandfather, Parul. He was similarly well-educated, well-read, a diabetic and ruled his family with an iron hand and yet had such a soft touch with his grandchildren. People like them bring so many blessings for generations to come.
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  4. Oh what a wonderful man, I love the way you describe him, he sounds like such a great person and the love you have for him shines through your words, beautiful post. Thank you for sharing it with #Fridayreflections

  5. Adorable post Parul…made me remember my grandparents. Glad I landed here..

  6. Janine says:

    Wow there’s nothing like the love between a grandparent and grandchild and this was so incredibly written, Parul. It bought a tear to my eye and made me thing of my Nan who passed a few years back. We must treasure those memories, and you have captured them beautifully. xxx

  7. BellyBytes says:

    you are lucky to meet your grandparents and they are lucky that you appreciate them !

  8. Shilpa Garg says:

    Your love and admiration for your granddad shines through your words in this post! It is a blessing to have had the opportunity to learn and grow and shine in the company of such wonderful soul like him!

  9. sue says:

    How wonderful! My in-laws both turn 90 this year and I am amazed. My parents died in their 60s so they have been gone 30 + years. It is amazing what the older generation can teach us. I love your photograph and it will be something for you to treasure.

  10. Saraallie says:

    I never had grandparents except for my Nani (my mama’s mother), being the youngest child of the family. Losing her was my first real encounter with death and I don’t think I’ll ever be able to forget what a great woman and grand parent she was …
    I’m sure your Baba is looking at you from somewhere today, smiling (and maybe even saving sweets for you!).

    Nice to have come across your blog!
    ~ Saraallie
    http://www.saraallie.blogspot.com

  11. I’d say you’ve done pretty well, inculcating those values. Remembering them even today shows that they made a big impact on you… and that’s a good thing, right?
    P.S. Based on this post, I think you may like the newly released ‘Kapoor and Sons’ movie.
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  12. Nabanita says:

    Grandparents are so special..my paternal grandparents passed away even before I was born. My maternal grandfather passed away when I was 7 or 8 but I still remember the time spent with him. The one I miss the most is my mother’s mom, my Dida..She wasa great lady, a woman par excellence..she used to read every evening and she taught me that. I used to spend all my time with her. One comment isn’t enough to talk about her. I miss her!

  13. Obsessivemom says:

    Grandparents are always special. And if you’re their favourite it’s the best feeling ever. While they might have been strict with our parents they have a whole different side for us.

  14. Vineeta says:

    Absolutely correct .i too miss him a lot . I was the one who always talked a lot with him inspite of being daughter_in-law.it is a real tribute on his birth anniversary that i really loved him as i loved my daddy.

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