India, Social Issues

Are We Really Proud To Be Indian?

The constitution of India was adopted by the Indian Constituent Assembly on 26 November 1949, and it came into effect on 26 January 1950 and India became the Republic of India. And today, on 26 January 1950, we celebrate India’s 69th Republic Day.  Continue reading “Are We Really Proud To Be Indian?”


What Is Perfection?

When I was a very little kid, perhaps 4 or 5 years old, I used to love painting and I remember I had made a very beautiful scenery, which was way beyond my years. I remember I used to work on that painting every now and then to try and make it better or maybe in order to reach perfection, to make that painting perfect. But it never became perfect for some reason. Maybe I never wanted to be perfect. Continue reading “What Is Perfection?”

book review, Literature

Just One Day | Gayle Forman | Book Review

Just One Day is not a novel it is more like an experience. The author, Gayle Forman, best known for her novel If I Stay, makes it a point to take us to various places in Europe but when she thinks it’s enough of Europe gets us back in the United States and once even to Mexico maybe to just tease Donald Trump (I know he wasn’t the president when the book was published).

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India, My Experience

My Experience: Hosting Lithuanians

My school, Ryan International School, each year organises a cultural exchange program wherein students from various parts of this world come to India and stay for a few days with Indian students. This time we had students from Lithuania joining us here to know about the Indian culture, people, heritage and some other stuff and I got an opportunity to host two Lithuanian students and Edvinas Kazlauskas and Justas Lukošius, the students, were lucky enough to have me as their host! Continue reading “My Experience: Hosting Lithuanians”

book review, Literature

The Boy Who Loved | Durjoy Datta | Book Review

Rating: 2.5 / 5

Durjoy Datta’s eighth solo novel, The Boy Who Loved, part one of the two-part series, is a dark love story which makes you feel concerned about the protagonist, Raghu, but at the same time, it is not convincing enough to make you empathise for him. Let us dive into a detailed review of the book. Continue reading “The Boy Who Loved | Durjoy Datta | Book Review”

My Experience

My Experience: Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2017

This was the fourth time I was participating in the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon (ADHM) and I must say that my experience has always bettered over the years. Maybe it is because I don’t remember very well what happened the previous year but every year is amazing. Continue reading “My Experience: Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2017”

book review, Literature

The Hate U Give | Angie Thomas | Book Review

Angie Thomas’ debut novel The Hate U Give showcases the heartbreaking reality of the kind of society we are living in. Where we are the ones who spread hatred and we are the ones who suffer. But let us evaluate this book as a piece of fiction. Continue reading “The Hate U Give | Angie Thomas | Book Review”