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Maa Ki Aankh!

Have you ever wondered why most curse words target the women even if they are directed towards a man? The women folk of the family are a symbol of family respect, reputation and status so abuses that target the women, target the family honor. Teri Maa Ki... often leads to a big fight because it… Continue reading Maa Ki Aankh!

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“Social Media is so Fake!”

Being Social On Social Media Social Media is simply online networking. We show our best and our worst best to engage and start a conversation. While some are socially active online there are many who are not. To each its own but …. 1. When People say “I am on social media just to wish… Continue reading “Social Media is so Fake!”

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If Sri Krishna was a Blogger.

Gods were on social media Sri Krishna would certainly be well known for his brilliant communication skills and intelligence. He would ace the influencer game and wow the audience with his thought provoking and mischievous content. As a people person Krishna would get along with Gods of all religions and make an impact on the… Continue reading If Sri Krishna was a Blogger.

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There are 10 Types of Social Friends

Real friends are far and few. We might not even get to meet them very often. Social friends are acquaintances we meet socially through our spouse, work or kids. We ‘Friend’ them on Facebook, follow them on social media and eventually call them friends. We spend more time with social friends and understanding them will… Continue reading There are 10 Types of Social Friends

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Pati Is Not Parmeshwar!

Hello! How are you? I had a very interesting conversation with a friend about husbands. My friend narrated a funny family incident. Recently on her family WhatsApp group, a young married relative sent a picture of Nimboo Pani in a cocktail glass made by her husband. All relatives showered praises on how thoughtful he was… Continue reading Pati Is Not Parmeshwar!

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Karma is a Bitch(Kutri)!

On a high chair decorated with peacock feathers, garlanded and addressing an audience sat a religious leader who said a mind-boggling statement on menstruation. He said that a woman who cooks during menstruation will be born as a Kutri (a bitch) and a man who eats that food will be born as balad (an ox).… Continue reading Karma is a Bitch(Kutri)!

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Mother India: Story Of A Mother, Fighting For Justice

Just browsing mindlessly on Facebook, I watched a video. I recognized the lady. We all do. A mother fighting for justice. A mother who looked tired, a bit defeated momentarily, yet determined to fight for her child. A daughter who was no longer alive but her mother did not give up. I asked myself then,… Continue reading Mother India: Story Of A Mother, Fighting For Justice

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Why A ‘Small Old Car’ For The Wife And Kids?

I started driving a few years ago and it has been a blessing.  I drive a small automatic car and my husband has an XUV for his use. The small automatic car is brand new. I use my car mostly to run house errands and dropping kids to their activity classes etc. My kids recently… Continue reading Why A ‘Small Old Car’ For The Wife And Kids?

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Gown Not Sanskaari Enough!

I am a member of an online community that talks about not judging. Today one lady put a picture of Priyanka Chopra Jonas with a statement with hashtag #nottrolling and #nooffense. That led to a long chain of comments by women bashing her choice of gown for the Grammys. The comments moved from clothes to… Continue reading Gown Not Sanskaari Enough!

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Bura Mat Khelo Holi Hai!

बुरा ना मानो होली है।😈 Last week while I was shopping I got hit with a water balloon. My clothes got wet and my kids were confused. I quickly walked away. The people around me expressed mild disgust and one auntiji looked up like a detective and said.. "bachhe hai"! Holi was my favourite festival… Continue reading Bura Mat Khelo Holi Hai!