The ‘perfect’ arranged marriage!

Timidly behind the curtain I stood, tensed and unconfident my demeanor looked, holding a tray I had to walk out, head down, gentle smile though in reality I could shout ! The entire family had to approve of me mummy said, “Behave appropriately don’t giggle or stare!” I wondered how artificial this all looked, for I was neither so shy nor that ‘good’ a cook, … Continue reading The ‘perfect’ arranged marriage!

Love, Life, Marriage

“I don’t think it will be easy for you beta(my child), think twice before stepping into this”, Supriya’s mother’s words were echoing in her mind over and over again. Especially after her daughter Ruhi was born things had changed a lot for her in the Malhotra house. What affected her the most was the indifference in the attitude of Ajit. Ajit and Supriya had known … Continue reading Love, Life, Marriage

After all ‘ACTIONS’ do speak louder than words..!

My three year toddler Soham was trying to scold my elder eleven year old Mannan with a finger pointing out and a flair of fumbling half understandable combination of words seeing which, even though we couldn’t stop ourselves from laughing at first, we had to instantly when we saw that what we were considering as a harmless funny gesture was in fact offensive for Mannan. … Continue reading After all ‘ACTIONS’ do speak louder than words..!

कौन बदलाव लाएगा?

नारी का जन्म भारत देश में वैसे तो सम्मान हैं, कुमारिकाएँ यहाँ पूजी जाती हैं, शक्ति रूपिणी माता रानी को मानते हम भगवान हैं । नवरात्रि का पर्व मनाते हैं हम साल में दो बार, मानते हैं माँ के आशीर्वाद से जग में है मुमकिन हर चमत्कार! बेटा भाग्य से मिलता हैं पर सौभाग्य से ही बेटी मिलती है सोश्यल मीडिया में ऐसे चर्चे कई … Continue reading कौन बदलाव लाएगा?

Blended Shades Of Equality

Pink for me and blue for you, What’s the difference between the two? In dark or light, bright or pale, They are just colors, all the same…! So are the colors black and white, Who decides the beauty of its sight? It’s in your outlook, it’s in your view, It’s in the impression That you carry within you..! Not many of us would be comfortable … Continue reading Blended Shades Of Equality