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Wonderful!!! Keep traveling and keep writing. Cheers

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I greatly admire Konkona, the actor. Looking forward to her directorial debut!

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Unfortunately, I never been to any 'Iftaar' party. But your post introduce me some of the rituals of 'iftaar'.

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Thank you for your refreshing account of your visit to my country. Glad to know you were able to visit some of the lovely sites we have to offer and to try our dishes.

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