Monthly Archives: May 2017

Not so dear any more

Dear past, No matter how hard I try to let go and not to think of you, there will always be the remains of you holding the memories, finding its way back to me. You crawl; you sweep in to … Continue reading

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Pick a gift

The 12-year old V. T. Khanishkar is sitting holding his chair, waiting for the programme to start and he get hold of his favourite bi-cycle. A little excitement can be seen in his eyes when I ask, “What have you asked … Continue reading

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​Mega book collection for the govt school students

Sharing an interesting event and it is a little close to my heart. So, this is an NGO started by a group of college students in 2015. Today they have started a mass book collection drive for one week at … Continue reading

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MBA grad ventures into tutorials

A godown room has turned into a learning centre in one corner of R.S. Puram where every day around 100 children walk-in to prepare for their respective exams. It is a tuition centre started by a 24-year old MBA graduate … Continue reading

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The Hindi Medium

Getting admission in Army School wasn’t very difficult​ but, the problem starts after class IV. This school is just till class IV and no one speaks in English in this school. Our Piku can’t speak in English like your friend’s … Continue reading

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A Blend of Fact and Fiction on canvas

One wall tells colourful tales of people’s life and the cultural values of  India and the other side. Another wall features fiction. Raw realities and fancy fiction make an exquisite ensemble at the  art exhibition cum sale  at Kasthuri Sreenivasan Art Gallery. The … Continue reading

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Emotions of sorrow to solace on canvas

  An independent woman who has chosen to live life in her own terms; the power of love and affection beyond boundaries; the pain of society’s bully against transgender; a bleeding hurt face of a woman in pain and distress, … Continue reading

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