The Voice of Women

Hum dekhengeJab zulm-o-sitam ke koh-e-garanRooi ki tarha ur jaengeHum DekhengeHum mehkoomon ke paaon taleYe dharti dhar dhar dharkegiAur ahl-e-hakam ke sar ooparJab bijli kar kar karkegiHum Dekhenge -Faiz Ahmed Faiz Equality between all genders is not a dream, it is a reality made possible by the fearless women of the world who stood against patriarchy striving for a better society. …

To Move Mountains

Location: Aaganwadi, Asalpha, Ghatkopar (West) Date : 24.2.2019 I was hardly prepared for the change from the progressive luxury of the Mumbai Metro to the depressive garbage piles that welcomed me to Asalpha. Spread around in all directions, it seemed as if the entire locality was drowning in the water seeping through the open gutters. We started our climb through …

Unusual Rituals That Exist In India

A place where development is in its full pace, inhabitants still rely on the belief of snake-charmers, more than the educated doctors. India, a land where scientific advances merge with the unusual superstitious beliefs, makes us question our every step towards a progressive society. Are we really opening our mind to all the possibilities? Superstitious belief is a dangerous state …

Does Bollywood Influence Us?

It is true that every movie leaves some sort of an impact on the minds of people. Today, movies have become one of the biggest sources of entertainment.  A film is a reflection of the society both past and present. Similarly, Bollywood plays an important role in constructing ideologies in India.  Women In Film In recent years, a lot has changed …

The World And Her Kindness

Kindness is the most beautiful trait of humanity, to be nourished for further growth. Walking down a beautiful by lane, eyes automatically adjust to the beaming lights of Diwali. The city is adorned with numerous clusters of twinkling lights. Suddenly, eyes shift to a dark corner. A kid, dressed in shabby clothes, stares at the light with an equally beaming …