1965 – More..

Author | August 31, 2009

BROTHERS
Krishnakant and Radhakant Pandey brothers are of village Kaithi, sixteen miles north of Banaras. They are lofty personalities from a very typical conservative Brahmin family. Around 1948 Krishnakant was working as an overseer on a government site. He came under Baba’s spell, and under Baba’s advice left his Government job. From that [...]

1965 – D Day

Author | August 28, 2009

D DAY
9/9/1965:
Thursday. Got up early in the morning. The weather was chilly and foggy. Profuse dew deposited everywhere. Ablution. Breakfast. Bath. Dressed in hand-washed clothes as per instructions. Put on a suit. Waiting for call.
I was surprised to see the arrival of Advocate N.M.Bonde and Anantlal Dammani of [...]

1965 – Shaulmari Ashram

Author | August 24, 2009

SHAULMARI ASHRAM
A very nice secluded place worth the name “Ashram”. The Ashram occupied about hundred acres of land. Formerly, there were many small fields under farming and the owners donated land to the Ashram and became full time Ashramites. To the North of the Ashram, not far away, the lofty Bhutan Himalayas were [...]

1965 – Serendipity

Author | August 22, 2009

This is the most crucial year of the beginning of the quest of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. It was not possible to write everything in my diary. It would have consumed time and many pages while a particular date had only one page. I have put a few notes on the first and [...]

1962 – 1964

Author | August 20, 2009

31/10/1962:
Procured address of Shaulmari Ashram: Dr. Ramani Ranjan Das, Secretary, Shaulmari Ashram, Falakata, Dist. Cooch Behar, in North Bengal. Route-Calcutta-two hours flight to Siliguri. To Jalpaiguri-one and half hour journey to Bharmira Ghat-forty two miles journey to Shaulmari Ashram. Note that STD code list spells Cooch Behar as Coochbehar whereas Shaulmari Ashram’s letter pad spells [...]

My Daily Diaries

Author | August 18, 2009

MY DAILY DIARIES
I have already mentioned earlier as to how my maternal great grandfather inspired me to maintain daily diaries since 1956. The entries in the diaries are in mixed languages, viz., English and vernacular Marathi. Some entries are cryptic and they are properly elaborated here. There are some dictations from Netaji   in Hindi [...]

ME

Author | August 17, 2009

ABOUT MYSELF
At the outset, it is imperative that I must elucidate about “ME” as evidence of my credibility, so as not to be dubbed another impostor, a hoax or a publicity-monger. This research work is an outcome of forty-seven years of rigorous and very expensive toil.
Please do not think of it as self indulgence and [...]

Unwept & Unsung

Author | August 13, 2009

Volume One : The Truth

“UNWEPT
&
UNSUNG”

SUBHASH CHANDRA BOSE
Mystery revealed from 18th August 1945 to 2nd January 1977
By Suresh Chandra Padhye

Humbly dedicated to:
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose
Emilie and Gita
Anita, Chinmayee, Anmayee, Tanmayee,
Radhakant and Krishnakant Pandey

Copyright 2009 Dr. Suresh Padhye
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