Last Night I didn’t go to Unicorn Island !

If you are a teenager or the parent of a teenager you’ll know what is this “happy place” called Unicorn Island & most importantly the “YouTuber” Lilly Singh from Canada who took them all to this magical land of happiness Defining what exactly a YouTuber is can be difficult for those raised on mainstream popular [...]

My Choice

I’m not a prude but I’m not comfortable with this short film on women empowerment where the woman says “To have sex before marriage.To have sex outside of marriage. My choice”  Does this statement imply that the makers of this short film are saying it’s ok for a woman to want sex outside of marriage [...]

2 States

This weekend I found myself at the Kukke Sri Subramanya temple which is about 2.5/3 hrs away from Mangalore in the state of Karnataka. A scenic drive through lush green forests & plantations of coconut,betel nut & rubber took us to this little temple town located in the beautiful Western Ghats range of Karnataka. Overlooking [...]

Manoribel

Manoribel “Agar firdaus bar roo-e zameen ast, Hameen ast-o hameen ast-o hameen ast” This is a famous Persian couplet by a sufi mystic, poet, composer and musician Amir Khusro belonging to the medieval period which means…… “IF THERE IS PARADISE ON EARTH, IT IS THIS, IT IS THIS, IT IS THIS ” He was referring [...]

Math Madness ! ! !

How is it that old childhood fears never leave us ? ? ? I used to be really bad at Math . . Barely scraped through the ICSE exams with 46 marks . .that too after many tuitions & prayers to God by my parents I’m sure . I took pride in the fact that [...]