Ever since my growing days, I have heard people often say this to me, “You look just like your mother!” and every time I heard this, I would feel a step closer to Ma. Incidentally, just like every elder sibling does, my sister would always bully me, saying I was the one the family had [...]
"Measure success by number of times you have failed and not by the number of achievements made 'coz in the end, you will emerge as a winner who has mastered all forms of failures."
Not a single day goes by when I don’t wait eagerly to see her bright happy face and dazzling wide smile. Being the punctual kind of person that she has always been, I don’t need to wait for long before she makes her warm presence felt, as she takes her seat in front of me [...]
“I live in a world of fantasy, so keep your reality away from me. I see what I want, I want what I see and that is all okay with me.” - Itzah C. Kret Having spent most of my life in metropolitan cities, I can closely relate to this famous quote by Itzah C. [...]
It can be extremely embarrassing for a nation when people of a respected stature forget to acknowledge the thin line between joke and mockery. That’s exactly what happened in case of our recently crowned Miss World 2017, Manushi Chhillar. This beauty with brain’s moment of glory and pride was simply wiped away by some insensitive [...]
Our country seems to be in quandary. On one hand there is this NY Times article delineating Indian fashion as a nationalist cause, while on the other hand we have our own people lampooning Deepika Padukone for her costume in the upcoming movie Padmavati that is constantly simmering in controversies. Makes me wonder how many [...]
10am I’m reading about the big buzz created around the recently published NY Times article “In India, Fashion Has Become A Nationalist Cause”. It amazes me to see how people can easily weave in politics and religion into anything and everything that has the potential to cause national uproar. I am particularly moved by this [...]