Mysteries of The World: Bhangarh Fort

Nestled in the hills of the Aravali range, the Bhangarh fort is believed to be India's most haunted fort. Once a mighty fort envied around the region, the place now houses only broken columns, whispers of legends past and tales of ruin. Attracting all those who are willing to dip their feet into the world... Continue Reading →

Travel Stories 6 : Disconnected in Vibhuti

The sunlight flitted into the room through the windows. Just when we thought the heat could not get any worse, the electricity went off, switching off the sole fan that was working. Like the hot air in the room poorly circulating before settling down on our already sweaty backs; realization dawned on us. With no... Continue Reading →

Queer-osity : The History of Being Different

  In 2019, modern India is celebrating pride with her head held a little higher, especially since the previous year saw such massive progress in the fight for equality. However, a majority of our usually conservative society is still trying to wrap their heads around the movement and the change it brings with it. Ancient... Continue Reading →

Modi 2.0 – How India Voted in 2019

  The 23rd of May 2019 saw the viciously fought election campaign finally come to an end that took the entire country by surprise. The BJP-led NDA got the clear mandate of the people of this nation, with a mammoth win. While this was in line with the predictions of most exit polls, it was... Continue Reading →

Dystopia – Day Twenty-Seven of NaPoWriMo

I recently stumbled upon a word, A word that is Bound by a definition. Finite, rigid and restricted. The word represents A dreaded future. Post apocalyptic and haunting. The future - Where the rich get richer, The powerful are blinded by Hate, Lust and Greed, And the majority was Made to fight between themselves For... Continue Reading →

A Letter to Janaki

Dear Janaki, I hope you’re doing well – finally in a place where irrelevant questions of purity and virtue don’t constantly hound you and you are engulfed in your mother’s all enveloping embrace. The people of my world remember you fondly, and you might have heard their prayers to you from the realm above. The... Continue Reading →

Christmas Countdown: The Christmas Construct

It’s that season of the year again - houses adorned with multitudes of lights, trees stand camera ready after hours of decoration while families bond over exclusive festival food, films and music. Streets and shops are filled with people eagerly awaiting to take advantage of discounts, clearly not bothered by the cold. It ought to... Continue Reading →

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