What would happen if Sherlock Holmes would investigate a case in Bihar?


By Sunil Kumar Depends on which Sherlock would be investigating; a 19th century Victorian Sherlock Holmes or a 21st century social media savvy new-age Sherlock . If Holmes along with Watson would be coming to one of “our colonies”; India …

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If given a chance; would you like to be in Batman(Dark Knight trilogy) or Sherlock Holmes?


By Sunil Kumar Since this question is a flight of fancy; I’d like to direct both; the Dark Knight and Sherlock Holmes; and get some share of the profits. Actors are better off doing their parts.

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What happens at the end of the Five Orange Pips?

By Sunil Kumar Thanks, Shubham. The Five Orange Pips is a story that I read a long time back. The story about John Openshaw and his racist uncle Elias who goes to the US; becomes a Colonel for the Confederate …

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Will Sherlock(the series) return?


By Sunil Kumar There have been no official announcements; but the BBC is hopeful that Sherlock will maybe return in two years time. It depends on the schedules of Benedict Cumberbatch(Sherlock) and Martin Freeman(Watson) who juggle television and movies a …

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Why are Sherlock and Watson never arrested for letting criminals get away?


By Sunil Kumar Qra answers continued; Sherlock and Watson are usually called upon to assist Lestrade(the inspector) in his cases. As the hero of the short stories; Sherlock is supposed to be the wizard; who dazzles everybody with his brilliance; …

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What is Moriarty’s past? What could have turned him into the brilliant criminal villain that we know of in Sherlock Holmes?


By Sunil Kumar According to the stories written by Arthur Conan Doyle; Moriarty is a man of good birth and excellent education; endowed with a phenomenal mathematical faculty. When he was 21; he wrote a treatise on the Binomial theorem; …

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What would have happened if Sherlock Holmes met Swami Vivekananda?


By Sunil Kumar Imaginary place in London: Baker Street Swami Vivekananda(Mr. Naren Dutta) arrives at 221B. Sherlock Holmes is relaxing near the fireplace along with his sidekick, Watson smoking a pipe. Mrs. Hudson comes in, let us imagine her as …

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Sherlock In India


By Sunil Kumar Now that the Sherlock Holmes character is in the public domain and belongs to the world(American court ruling); we took the liberty to imagine what Holmes and Watson would do in contemporary 21st century India. Snotty Victorian …

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Joi Baba Felunath!


By Sunil Kumar Close to the year that I was born; Satyajit Ray directed, wrote “Joi Baba Felunath“. As a cultural colossus; Ray had written the hugely popular “Feluda” series; something I had read in the English translation. All the …

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