Since childhood they were different — one wanted to be a model while the other was a Science geek. What was special that despite their differences, they were always hand in hand, supporting each other’s dreams. Even today they are the same — she attends all his ramp walks and he is always bragging of her achievements at ISRO. After all, siblings are the truest friends, especially when they are the only family left, after 9/11 took both mom and dad away.
Poetry is my first and one true love. However, I do find myself engaging in flings with cinema and binge-worthy shows quite often. But, sometimes, when a line from a beautiful poem shows up in the credits of an amazing film, or […]
British playwright, novelist, and short story writer W. Somerset Maugham once said, “The crown of literature is poetry. It is the end and aim. It is the sublimest activity of the human mind. It is the achievement of beauty.” And that beauty […]
I have attended not one, but many panel discussions and lectures about creative writing, theatre, YouTubing and film-making. From India to Singapore, Bollywood to Korean Drama – I have met experts and heard them talk on various issues. Because of that, I barely […]
First of all I am sorry that this blog is coming in late but I guess you can forgive me as I was recovering from a 48-hour long fast. However, here I am and as promised I am going to share with […]
Tomorrow, on 11th of September, Teej celebrations begin. One day ahead of Teej, the tradition of Naha Kha is observed. This literally means bathe and eat. The ritual, though, has some additional practices as well. Here’s explaining Naha Kha: Women wake up early to take a […]
All thanks to the dominance of Punjabi culture in Bollywood, it is a common perception among most people of India that Karvachauth is practiced in all parts of North India. No, it is not. It is a beautiful festival celebrated in Punjab, Delhi and […]