Of Indian Gods and Goddesses

I WROTE THIS LAST YEAR BUT IT’S THE SAME STORY EVERY YEAR. The festival of Navratri just went by and this year too I couldn’t help but wonder at the irony that accompanies the idol of the Goddess. I watched the joyous celebrations, fervent worshiping, shopping and the crowds thronging at the Durga Puja pandals […]

FORGET FEMINISM AS IT’S A PERFECT WORLD FOR WOMEN! NOT!

When women who are artists, writers and have a place in the spotlight say that India or the world doesn’t need feminism I wonder what the rest of the world thinks? Either that, India has achieved 100% gender equality, safety and rights for all of its citizens or that these women simply let their education go to waste? Well since it’s not the first it has to be the second.