#Findyourbeautiful

I have always been intrigued by the word beauty. Though since childhood I have been told that Beauty lies in the eye of the beholder. But, while growing up I really couldn’t understand whether people really meant that when they used to quote beauty. In today’s world where we want that perfect selfie so as…

Depression and Women!!

I recently read an article on women and their rising stress levels. It stated that depression could also be one of the reasons of rising number of suicides. Studies have shown that women are more depressed than men; the reason could be social, personal or biological. Women undergo hormonal changes like menopause, menstruation, menopause, postpartum…

Why India needs Feminism and Feminists?

I guess India is the only country where Indians worship Goddess for 9 days (navratri). I guess India is the only country where we have had women who have held the posts of both President and Prime Minister, (America is yet to get its first female President). I guess India is the only country where the…

Hate it, love it but you certainly can’t ignore it!!

Hate it, love it but you certainly can’t ignore it. Yes, I am talking about the much talked about Valentine’s Day. Frankly, I really love Valentine’s Day. I guess it’s fine to be cheesy on one day amongst the 365 days in an year. In my early 20’s my definition of love and love story…

Oil Industry, Oil price and the people!!

Dear Oil Industry folks, “The true measure of success is how many times you can bounce back from failure.” ― Stephen Richards We all are going through tough times. Every day the oil price is plunging towards a new bottom. The companies are going bankrupt and have stopped their operations. There are no projects to work…

Let’s talk about sex, baby!!

1993: I am Eight; we all are glued to the idiot box. Suddenly, an advertisement of sanitary napkin pops up. I inquisitively ask mother, “Mother, what is this?” Mother sheepishly looks at father and snaps at me. I again ask her and she tells me I will know at the right age. 1995: I am…

Wrapping up Twenty 15 with a smile !!

Arvind Kejriwal: Because he came, he saw and he conquered Delhi. After achieving (the unexpected) land slide victory in February the muffler man has been in news from tackling corruption to pollution Bangistan: For banning beef, meat, 50 shades of grey, kissing scene in Spectre (the #sanskaribond),diesel cars, cuss words in movies (that made Angry…

Nothing odd about it…aha!!!

Since last few days, Delhi is in news because of the muffler man Kejriwal. Not only for using abusive words for our PM but also for imposing the odd even rule in Delhi. India is democratic country and people here are free to say anything to anyone. (Arvindji, when you meant psychopath and coward, you didn’t…

Agony of a tolerant Indian….

Dear Amir Khan, I have been a big fan. I have always admired your work and will keep admiring. From Andaaz Apna Apna to PK you have always performed your best. Your Jo jeeta Wohi Sikander and Dil Chahta hain are my favorite movies. I can watch them zillion times. Only you could portray the…

MODERNITY VS WESTERNIZATION

Thanks Priyam ( Bong) for this guest post!! Thanks for always reading my posts and encouraging me 🙂 I have posted his picture for the readers.. The meaning of ‘being modern’ is very subjective and most often it is in loggerheads with ‘culture’. But are they similar and overlapping? What does it mean to each…

The One Lovely Blog Award

Thanks pennyfernandes for nominating me for the One Lovely Blog Award!! Its an honor. Awards always inspire to do better. I have been following your blog since you wrote your first post. Truly, You are an amazing writer.  Keep writing and inspiring. I hope to read your book soon 🙂 This award has a set of rules…

Driving me crazy!!!

Is it  the tolerance intolerance debate that is driving me crazy?? Is it tennis that is driving me crazy?? Is it Ranbir who is driving me crazy? I wish at least the last one was true..it’s the traffic in Bangalore (especially Whitefield) that’s driving me crazy ..or may I am driving like a crazy. Why…