Specials

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Interview: Jamshid Roointon

Hello Jamshid. Thank you so much for talking to BUZZ Magazine. Firstly, we’d like to know what made you become a filmmaker? I think I have my mother to thank for that. As kids, my mum used to take all my building friends and me to the cinema whenever a new film released. It used to … Continue reading

Dos and Don’ts On This Holi

My earliest memories of Holi are from the time when I was about five. We used to live in these quarters and on Holi, all the married women would go door to door gathering everyone for the celebration at the community hall- distributing “laddoos”, and applying red “tika” and “abeer” (powdered color) to our faces. … Continue reading

Oh, Disney!

Recently, I got chatting with Aniesha about growing up with Disney, and given the fact that I am a Bengali, a bibliophile and also a closet writer, I thought, why not share my relationship with Disney as well. Being an 80s kid was quite an advantage. I got to experience different genres of everything ranging … Continue reading

Interview: Samarpita Mukherjee Sharma

Hello Samarpita! Thank you for talking to Buzz Magazine ☺  First things first – you have a unique profile. What made you quit your job as a journalist and pursue freelancing? My last full time  job was with DNA, as a sub-editor and when I moved to a non-metro city post marriage, I was not … Continue reading

Short Story: My First Brush with Love

I can hardly claim to be an expert on the matter of love, but then can anyone? I do have my experiences though, and a fair share of them, albeit somewhat divergent from the usual boy-meets-girl-under-a-shower-of-petals variety. And what better time to recount one of the earliest such entries in my memory bank than the … Continue reading

5 Favourite Christmas Movies

Yet another year has come to an end and the week before it ends is filled with festivities. Christmas has passed us by, and it had been the time to Fa La La La La..! Being a Bengali who has spent all her winter vacations when in school, in erstwhile Calcutta, Christmas is as much … Continue reading

Interview: Mayi Godwa, Founder of Blossoms Bookstore, Bangalore

Firstly, thank you so much for taking the time to talk to BUZZ Magazine. You’re welcome. We understand that you started Blossoms back in 2001 out of your sheer love for books. What has changed from then till now? A lot has changed since 2001. We were a very small space back then. Now we … Continue reading

Special: Childhood in Disney Movies

Disney has always been a part of my childhood. It never took me long to pounce on my couch with a bowl of popcorn to watch my favourite Disney movies.               I am not the type of person who is in love with every single movie character. I have my favourites. The two characters I … Continue reading

TV & Movies: 5 Disney Movies that Gave Us Major Sibling Goals

Siblings are the ones who are the dearest and nearest after parents. They fight with us, they are the reason behind all the injustice done to you by your parents but also they are your true buddies. Your sibling is your first friend, your playmate, your support system, a merciless bully, your fan, your critic, … Continue reading

Harry Potter Special: Colouring Book

I find it difficult to contain my excitement, because 31st July 2016 could get better than this! Potterheads all over the world are going mad, and rightly so. On this incredibly exciting trio of occasions: the release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Harry Potter and Queen J. K. Rowling’s birthdays and the celebration … Continue reading