‘Heart-breaking’ News

‘Mum, do you watch news daily to know where accidents take place’? Rashi was startled to hear this innocent question by her 3 years old kid. Rashi had been an ardent news follower, and liked to keep herself updated about the world.  She would watch evening news daily at 6. Little did she know that … Continue reading ‘Heart-breaking’ News

‘Women’s Day’ of a housewife

Yesterday was International Women’s Day! “YIPPEE!!!” Some of you might have said. She said “oh no!” Oh, don’t get her wrong. She admires Women’s Day... She had adored it at some point of her life. But now, after a decade of marriage- it seems like any other day. IT WAS JUST PLAIN ROUTINE. She said … Continue reading ‘Women’s Day’ of a housewife

‘Usha’

When we say ‘empowered woman,’ our mind flashes image of a woman in corporate clothes, cell phone in hand and a sleek bag. But, today I am going to share an interesting journey of a simple woman, whose vision and self reliant nature is applauding. Her journey began long time ago in a small town … Continue reading ‘Usha’

Our Life with Wi-Fi, without water

Imagine a day with Wi-Fi and without water!!! Last Saturday morning, I woke up to this tricky situation. I put the kitchen tap on – not a single drop came by. Bit worried, I checked other taps, thinking that kitchen tap might have gone faulty. Unfortunately, none of the other taps had water. We didn’t … Continue reading Our Life with Wi-Fi, without water

‘Internetic’ Humans

Today, we live in well-connected world or shall we call it virtually-connected era? Times have changed and now we live miles away from our family because of our jobs/study. The ‘bridge’ that keeps us connected with our family and friends are internet and technology. Nowadays, we are just a message away to get in touch … Continue reading ‘Internetic’ Humans

Review of the book ‘Like the Flowing River’

The title ‘Like the Flowing River’ does justice to its name. It takes readers on a ride in a flowing river. The paths of river (chapters) are flowing and soothing. I felt relaxed and at peace as I passed through different paths (chapters) of the book. The book has different essays, reflections, short stories as … Continue reading Review of the book ‘Like the Flowing River’

Purpose of life

‘Do what gives you happiness in life’ we read this innumerable time. But as we grow up the main purpose of life becomes livelihood. We think let us get financially stable and then, we will chase our real dreams. We then put on our ‘safety gear’ and get into the ‘rollercoaster ride’ of our life. … Continue reading Purpose of life

The ‘perfect’ Indian team

Few days in his new office, Manish found it very boring to converse with his team members. Not that he was shy or reserved person, but most of his colleagues were from one state of India. They would communicate in their local language –both for personal and professional communication. Repeated reminders to use commonly understood … Continue reading The ‘perfect’ Indian team