FESTIVALS become more vibrant when seen through his lens. The vibrance of his pictures is in sharp contrast to the calm of his face!
CLASSIC ROCK gets his adrenaline pumping. Also his good days or bad days depend on this favourite football team’s performance
DIL CHAHTA HAIN-esque road trips tend to bring out the poet in him. You might also catch him on the next season of Master Chef.
HAS TRAVELLED, hunted out and researched traditional Indian architecture all over the country. His aim is to bring awareness to the long forgotten architectural brilliance of India.
LOVES underprivileged children, diligently collects clothes around the year to distribute among poor kids.
PLANTING TREES and long travels gets his adrenaline revving. Catch the true avtaar of this quiet soul as he screams his lungs out in the ‘ J’ block of Eden when Kohli lifts the ball to his 15th boundary!
SAMIR can really break a leg. At cricket, football or the moonwalk. He is the consistent star performer at his local puja pandal.
RATAN'S (A.K.A. CHOTU) secret passion: pigeon keeping! Keeps a herd of every shape, size and colour.
A RECLUSIVE but passionate painter. His paintings are featured in quite a few private collections.
STREET PHOTOGRAPHY is his drug; he knows the streets and bazars of Istanbul as well as he does the lanes of Old Calcutta.
HE HAS TWO PASSIONS in his life: his son and old Hindi songs!
YOGA is the balm that delivers her to the plains of bliss. Her other love: the synthesizer. Wait till she plays it for you.
SHUTTERBUG. Occasional cook. Keen designer. You’d guessed that, didn’t you?
FREQUENTLY seen stalking flighty subjects around the Rabindra Sarobar, armed with a huge camera lens. He is also a good poet!
QUIZZER and quizmaster; he has been at it for close to a decade. His words: 'answering a question gives me a high'.
A BODYBUILDER by night! Gyms regularly and also trains newcomers. You wouldn't want to mess with him.
OLD Hindi and Bangla songs keep him alive. He needs little encouragement to burst into song.
A DAILY ROUTINE of bird watching before office is nonnegotiable. Reading books and play-acting are her other passions.
CRAZY ABOUT KABADDI! Watching or playing.
JUGHEAD in all senses of the word!
FROM movies to sports to music, he’s our go-to man. His other love: Capturing moments in a photograph.
THE JOY of listening to Arijit Singh, eating ‘methi-kee puri’ and his passion for cricket collaborate to make life more meaningful for this young turk
from Ladari in Darbhanga!
A COOK who wants to be a chef! His Chicken Stroganoff and Black-forest cake are to die for (his words)!
LOVES eating all the time and can churn out a melodious tune anytime.
‘DON’T JUDGE A BOOK BY ITS COVER’ COVER’ is the phrase that fits him perfectly. Will come across as the most calm and timid person till someone initiates a Marvel vs DC conversation. Just wait and watch his inner Loki blossom.
RABINDRA SANGEET on the stereo and a good book in his hand are the best turn-ons in his life.
HAVING LOW affinity for crowded places, she loves reading books and travelling with her close group of friends.
PSYCHOLOGY AND its application in the workplace and the stock market is what triggers his antennae. His favourite read:“The Road Less Travelled”
NEEDS TO LISTEN only half a bar of an AR Rahman song to recognise it. Will consent to changing his name otherwise.
PERFECTIONIST who is punctilious about his work.
IRONICAL COMBINATION of a foodie and a cardio freak. Dance enthusiast who can shake a leg anywhere irrespective of the place or time.