Category: Chimply Speaking

Chimply Speaking is our weekly feature of regular, interesting people from different walks of life in Chimp t-shirts :)


“I was brought up in Spain where we get a lot of sun and have fantastic beaches. I’ve always loved doing Yoga early in the morning as it really energizes me. I once competed with a friend and did 25 surya namaskars non stop. It…

Some Bunny gonna get Hurt Real Bad

“Once a year, three of my best mates and I lock ourselves in a room and have a fight. Like a real fight. Until we’re all completely beat up. It’s a cleansing process for our friendship…until the next year that is.” Chimply Speaking! Available online…

Coffee Break

“I’ll never forget the first day I met my true love, at a coffee shop, in a glass, full of iced caffè mocha. Now, I get depresso when I don’t get my morning espresso.” Chimply Speaking! Available online here:

2 Cool for School

“Three of my coolest possessions : my vintage camera, shells from my diving trip to the Andamans and my dad’s wedding kurta that surprisingly, fits me.” Chimply Speaking! Available online here:

Bar and Peace

“My favourite drink is whiskey. It’s a masculine choice but is definitely not out of bounds for us ladies. In the words of George Bernard Shaw, ‘Whiskey is liquid sunshine’.” Chimply Speaking! Available online here:


“As a kid, I remember, my dad imitated Mogambo all the time saying ‘Mogambo Khush Hua’. I’m proud to be a 90’s kid growing up with all these iconic villains of Indian Cinema. All hail Mogambo & Gogo.” Chimply Speaking! Available online here:

Bengali Tiger

“Some Bengalis stereotypes are so true ~ We love discussing politics; everyone is an expert. We’re amazing lovers and romance is always in the air. Bengali wives are way smarter than their husbands. We love fish and mishti. Enough said.” Chimply Speaking! Available online here:

James Bong

“I remember the times when we started learning Bengali in school. We used to misspell words which would entirely change the meaning of the sentence. A friend of mine wrote ‘gorbho’ instead of ‘gorbo’ several times while writing a composition. ‘Gorbo’ means pride whereas ‘Gorbho’…


“My camera and my moustache are the two most dope things I own. They define me and I’m nothing without them.” Chimply Speaking!  Available online here:

Say Cheese

“Winning people’s hearts is a far more important than winning a competition. So, the happiest moment was when I was awarded the ‘Girl of the Show’ at Miss Navi Mumbai 2015.  It was an amazing feeling. It still makes me smile when I think about…