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?

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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?

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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?

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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?

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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

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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!

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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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