Some visual graphic are not appropriate for children So a few weeks back this major accident took place near the block I work. People living in India will very well be aware of the traffic situation here and how people literally do the Ninja walk to get around. And for those who have not yet... Continue Reading →
Drawing we say is a natural talent. Something that an artist is born with. For me it was more like sitting to draw something from which I was inspired or that could tell part of a story of my life. Whenever I would feel helpless or frustrated, I would draw something out. I always think... Continue Reading →
The term Incest would be familiar to a lot of us. It is defined as the act of being involved in sexual relations between people classed as being too closely related to marry each other. But, how many of us really have the in-depth knowledge of its laws applicable in India? In our Hindu term, the word... Continue Reading →
"I hate Doctors." "Me too!"; "I love Alia Bhatt." "Me too!"; "My favorite pastime is to watch a crow steal and try to eat a chicken bone" "Mine too!" Wait what? I turned and looked at him. We had such mirror likes that it was impossible to not talk about something and nod our heads... Continue Reading →
He sipped on his lemon tea sitting too close beside me, our knees touching occasionally.
This New Years, I decided to take my parents out for a trip to Puri. It is a city in the state of Odisha in eastern India. It is also known as Sri Jagannath Dham after the 12th-century Jagganath Temple located in the city. It is one of the original Char Dham pilgrimage sites for... Continue Reading →
To be honest, I have been super sucky at blogging. When I started off, I thought I would treat this as my personal journal and jot down all my daily activities and observations daily. But ended up posting last on October 30. Almost 2 months later, I realized that I have a habit of not... Continue Reading →
....Continued.... I froze at that very moment. I was elated thinking that he felt the same way that I have been feeling since the day I set my eyes upon him. But also questions like "Hey, I'm a Hindu and you - a Muslim. Will this ever happen as our society decides differently?" I brushed... Continue Reading →
FUN FACT: Did you know that 45% of Muslims marry outside of their faith. It is a common practise that this “interfaith” marriage problem is solved by conversion of the non-Muslim fiancee to Islam. Continued....... I took almost a day to accept his request as I did not want to come across as a... Continue Reading →
I think we as Indians are still following certain beliefs which make us emotionally and practically 100 years behind other communities, or else I would be married to the love of my life by now.
This time its been a crazy start to Pujo... For those of you who don’t know... Durga Puja festival marks the battle of goddess Durga with the shape-shifting, deceptive and powerful buffalo demon Mahishasura, and her emerging victorious. We hopped around almost 8-9 pandals in one day. Mostly the south ones namely Polli mangal, jodhpur park,... Continue Reading →