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Noida + Ghaziabad + Saharanpur, India - January 01, 2021
After a lot of cancelled plans, I was finally back home in India after about one a half year and in the middle of a pandemic it felt surreal. But I had more than 2 months of holidays, and plans to just stay home and relax :)

 This visit after graduat... Back2Home. MemExp Blog This visit after graduating from GT, will be the longest time I am home after 2014, when I started my undergrad, haha. The plan was to avoid traveling and spend quality time with family! As you'll realize this trip was mostly about catching up everyone.

 Grand welcome home, with... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Grand welcome home, with 'Graduation' cake. with @DipanshJain @YashGoel

 Brought back some 'Ameri... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Brought back some 'American' board games back!

 (Extended) family bondin... Back2Home. MemExp Blog (Extended) family bonding as I said. Really miss the childhood in Ghaziabad, where 30+ people parties at home were super common. Re-done for my desh vapsi?

 Same people at every oth... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Same people at every other gathering ft. COVID!

 Chilling with parent's g... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Chilling with parent's gang?

 Met some cousins after l... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Met some cousins after like what, 10 years?
@VasuAgarwal @AshwinAgarwal

 And also friends, since ... Back2Home. MemExp Blog And also friends, since 10 years.
@AnugrahPrakash @DhanurKhurana

 Met people from every ti... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Met people from every time of life - starting from some school friends from DPSG
@LakshaySharma @DhanurKhurana @JhashankGandhi @RisheekMarwah @LakshayGupta @YashVerma

 And then ofcourse, frien... Back2Home. MemExp Blog And then ofcourse, friends from undergrad at BITS
@DebadityaBasu @IshantGupta @MadhurGarg @ShikharSaluja

 @<a href='/blog/people#S... Back2Home. MemExp Blog @SiddhantRathore @AbhinavSingh @ShikharSaluja @DebadityaBasu

 @<a href='/blog/people#A... Back2Home. MemExp Blog @AmolSaket @SiddhantRahore

 And also to the time in ... Back2Home. MemExp Blog And also to the time in France, @JyotiSharma

 Stayed to Nani's place a... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Stayed to Nani's place after after 5-6 years too, and met the cute little munchkins who have now grown up. @Mummy @VidushiSinghal @VidyanshiSinghal @AasthaMami

 And also broke my prized... Back2Home. MemExp Blog And also broke my prized possession - the drone.

 And soon enough it was t... Back2Home. MemExp Blog And soon enough it was time for a (family) new year party. Was home at the new year's eve after 8 long years - again the first time after I joined BITS.
@YashGoel @Papa @PrabhatMausaji @AnikaRajvanshi @JollyMausi @Mummy @TusharRajvanshi

 NYE + COVID = Some crazy... Back2Home. MemExp Blog NYE + COVID = Some crazy DIY cocktail!

 Ofcourse - some new year... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Ofcourse - some new year eve drunk games ...

  ... and drunk dance. ... Back2Home. MemExp Blog ... and drunk dance.

 And some sober 'looking'... Back2Home. MemExp Blog And some sober 'looking' dance.

 I thought I am the champ... Back2Home. MemExp Blog I thought I am the champion, and here I lost a chugging competition from (g)oldies.

 Cheers to the new year! ... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Cheers to the new year!

 Meanwhile, the best way ... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Meanwhile, the best way to start the new year is with a lazy ass golf.

 Celebrated mummy's b'day... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Celebrated mummy's b'day in grandeur and I was physically with her after so so long.

 Good old housie. ... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Good old housie.

 Ah, this is how I can su... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Ah, this is how I can summarize my 18 years at Ghaziabad - cricket in the gallery - rain or shine!

 And some doll'd up photo... Back2Home. MemExp Blog And some doll'd up photo-ops with family.

 Then I was also lucky to... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Then I was also lucky to have a sort of private tour (thanks COVID) of the Coca Cola happiness factory.


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 Ah, the songs of Coke St... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Ah, the songs of Coke Studio <3.

 Seeing the coke producti... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Seeing the coke production line ...

 ... and tonnes of Coke -... Back2Home. MemExp Blog ... and tonnes of Coke - childhood dream come true.

 Along with pure Limca wi... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Along with pure Limca with no adulteration of water or CO2, lol

 Oh, then finally I was h... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Oh, then finally I was home for my birthday, after 8 long years!

 Photo-ops ... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Photo-ops

 Was special and very dif... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Was special and very different to celebrate birthday with family after so very long ...

 ... at a jungle theme re... Back2Home. MemExp Blog ... at a jungle theme restaurant for the junglee family, I have.

 Feeling blessed to share... Back2Home. MemExp Blog Feeling blessed to share moments with (almost) all first and second degree blood relations @RishabGoel @ShubhiChachi @RajatChacha @MintuChacha @DevanshiGoel @GarvGoel @DivyaChachi @Dadi @YashGoel @NavniGoel @Mummy @Papa @AnikaRajvanshi @PrabhatMausaji @JollyMausi @TusharRajvanshi

 
 
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