Hey...Meet Me!


Meet me....an Architect by profession, an artist by passion and a poetess when my mood is lofted to an elevation....lo! whatta pro' "con fusion"! :) 

Naming this blog as "mangalas potpourri" cropped up in my mind quite naturally and instinctively owing to my varied interests in myriad topics. Needless to say, my blog is literally a baggage packed with a medley of content. 

Come in n enjoy... experiencing the "fusion"

Welcome to "My First Post" that leads you to an article of mine  titled "Wow" related to playing around with A World of Words from the English Language. This article was featured in Deccan Herald, a National Daily Newspaper on Jan 15th 2004

Few sections in this blog that reveal my varied passions include:

"Nostalgia" - Bollywood Retro Music Songs Review and Nostalgia Events Coverage
"Mangala's Potluck" - Indian Vegetarian Recipes
"My Paintings" - A glimpse into my artworks
"Portraits" - My sketches using Charcoal on Paper
"Mangala's Crossword Puzzles" - My creation of Easy and Cryptic Crossword Puzzles. Cryptic Crossword Puzzles posted here are based on specific Clue Type. Detailed explanations are provided for Solutions to the clues through links.
"My Poems"
"Play with Words" - focus here is on Understanding Cryptic Clues in Crossword Puzzles and their types, orienting readers towards possible approaches to solve them with relevant hints, explanations and solutions, all explained with examples in conversational style
"SheshadrisArtpourri" - Online Art Gallery (via Facebook Page)
Ramayana Card Game


  1. It is indeed heart-warming to note that you have launched your BLOG.We shall regularly visit the pages and interact.Good Luck

  2. Thanks a lot Mama for your encouragement and wishes

  3. Mangala, are you still using this blog. Thanks for the advice and info, I find it very informative as a Non Indian.