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Women and Empowerment – A Letter from a Gen X Girl
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Women and Empowerment – A Letter from a Gen X Girl

Thursday, June 13, 2019 @ 02:23 PM
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What is women’s empowerment? We all often hear various programs taking place on the issue of women empowerment. But what is women’s empowerment? Women’s empowerment is the process in which women elaborate and recreate what they can be, do, and accomplish in a setting they were previously denied. But which women need to undergo this […]

Why Do I Write?
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Why Do I Write?

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 @ 05:56 PM
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Because I love to. Also nobody’s willing to hear me out so much; so the words mostly tumble out on paper. But there’s more…. I write because truly I know no other way of expressing what I truly believe in. And in what I truly believe, also I believe is the truth for us all. […]

Women and Washrooms
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Women and Washrooms

Friday, March 08, 2019 @ 11:04 AM
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We simply love restrooms, the fancier, the cleaner the better. Big, full size mirrors – simply awesome. Tables and chairs to dump our bags – we are loving it more now. More space to empty our bags and scatter stuff around to look for that new hair-pin we got just a day ago – superb. […]

On Women’s Day – A Message for Men
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On Women’s Day – A Message for Men

Friday, March 08, 2019 @ 10:09 AM
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Another Women’s Day – another day to gloat over how I am a gift to mankind! I love this day – I may not celebrate it by taking out a parade but I definitely let people around me know that I am special. As is the case for every woman around me. Why dedicate a […]

Lovely to meet you…. or is it?
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Lovely to meet you…. or is it?

Sunday, February 24, 2019 @ 11:27 AM
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Social woes alert! I went to a friend’s house for lunch a few days back. Met a few people I knew well, some who were just acquaintances and some total strangers I was meeting for the first time on the social scene that I am a part of. Since it was a winter lunch, I […]

Is there a Cure for Delhi?
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Is there a Cure for Delhi?

Friday, November 17, 2017 @ 06:08 PM
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The smog in Delhi has been in the news lately and has even gained a whole new identity of its own. Like the lead character of a rather gory movie, its PM2.5 status has been bandied about while news item after news item has dwelled on the sheer audacity of this smog to rise beyond […]

What Support Can Do
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What Support Can Do

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 @ 10:26 AM
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We were in the park that evening, watching our kids at play, discussing all our mommy issues. Suddenly, one of the little girls came crying to her mommy, her mouth set in a pout and tears streaming down her face. All of us began fawning over her, asking her what the matter was, and barely […]

A Letter to the Girl who is Fasting
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A Letter to the Girl who is Fasting

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 @ 01:14 PM
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This letter is for the girl who is fasting on Karva Chauth this year. It is also for the girl who is not fasting. It is for the little girl playing with bangles and wondering when she will get to dress up like a bride. It is for the little girl who grew up and […]

Hajima: An Untold Story
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Hajima: An Untold Story

Thursday, September 22, 2016 @ 01:24 PM
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When we sit in the comfort of our homes, watching TV or reading bed time stories to our kids, how often do we wonder about the plight of the less fortunate? How often do we wonder about the path that was chosen for them by circumstances? How often do we wonder about what could have […]