Another year is going to end. As I look back, I can only think of the same stale words I say out loud every December end- “gone too fast, hasn’t it?” At least for the last couple of years, particularly since my graduation, time seems to have been flying furiously- almost like a roller coaster […]
Within thirty minutes since the commencement of the flight, I had gotten to know my co-passengers, a middle-aged couple, returning from a ‘shandar’ (extravagant) second trip to Dubai, totally bowled over by the tarakki (progress) of their son-in-law, mesmerized by his etiquettes and so full of aashirwad (blessings) for such a good ‘beta’ (son) that […]
I feel ‘Caged’ that I am a Woman- caged in a body that has to be ‘perfect’ else no one will love her, caged in ‘morals’ which have to be ‘right’ else no one will marry her, caged in a space where her words have to be ‘politically correct’, else no one will approve of her!
Sometimes, I wonder,
How miserable would you be?
After doing what you did,
How long would you weep?
I said a prayer one day,
Man would not cast man away.
एक अक्षर का, यह शब्द छोटा सा,
करता है बयान, एक महान दास्ताँ।
Disclaimer: This is not a review of the Movie but how I find, the idea which it is endorsing, extremely problematic! Ki and Ka is being celebrated as an unconventional story of ambitious Kia and homely Kabir; where the former is depicted as the bread earner, while the latter, a well-domesticated man, happy with his […]