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”

book review, Literature

Turtles All The Way Down | John Green | Book Review

After the award-winning book, The Fault in our Stars, everyone was craving for another John Green book, it took some time, not some but around five years for the next book, Turtles All The Way Down, but is it as scintillating as the last one? Let us find out. Continue reading “Turtles All The Way Down | John Green | Book Review”

Literature, Quotes

“What You Seek, Is Seeking You”

Very recently, I saw this quote by Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Balkhī better known as Rumi while surfing the internet which said, “What you seek, is seeking you” and I really loved it from that very moment. But honestly, I didn’t even understand the meaning of it, just the idea- what you are looking for(seeking) that thing is also looking for you- intrigued me. But I never went into the depth of it. Continue reading ““What You Seek, Is Seeking You””

book review

An Abundance Of Katherines | John Green | Book Review

After the huge success of Looking for Alaska, John Green, released his second book called An Abundance Of Katherines in 2006, which again got a wonderful reception by readers and went on to become New York Times Bestseller. But should this be you’re next read? Let’s find out. Continue reading “An Abundance Of Katherines | John Green | Book Review”