Tag Archives: India

Padmini: A Lesson in History and Culture to the Bigot Bullies of India

A bourgeoisie sees history as it is being told to him by another bourgeoisie. He neither cares to read a book to give significance to many politically, religiously, and socially motivated versions of an event that may have happened behind closed doors more than 700

Two Celebrity Timurs but 7 Centuries apart

Nothing new happened in the second last week of 2016. Some expected outrage on the name of the newborn child of a celebrated Bollywood couple on twitter and some expected counter by the intelligentsia. In the times of tools like twitter, Facebook, and Reddit only

Pushkar and the Spell it casts on the Travelers: Pushkar’s Pishogue

After a year, 2 months and 15 days, I could again take an amble on the colorful streets and the tranquil lakeside of Pushkar. The lake had ebbed a few meters away with bathing pits, more stairs and concrete esplanades clearly visible. I realized that

#thedelhiproject: 5 Top Weekly Photos from Delhi | Week 1

[Text and Photographs by Ayush Kaushik] The king of the sky. Got a glimpse of this royal scene somewhere in the noon sky ruled by the mighty eagles. USA’s first woman President. Got a glimpse of this revolutionary scene somewhere on a wall in New

The Culture of PDA (Public Display of Affection): Safdarjung Tomb, New Delhi

[Text and photos by Ayush Kaushik] Article Rating – Adult (Above 18) For long, I wanted to visit all the monuments and the ruins of our glorious (debatable) past in the vicinity of Delhi (NCR). The age barrier and then the other responsibilities kept me

What if Mother Teresa was a Hindu Saint? The Apparent Hypocrisy of Indian Media & Politicians

The really awkward moment when we have absolutely, logically, and scientifically denied the existence of the capability of a human being to perform otherworldly miracles such as curing cancer without medicines/herbs, curing brain tumour without any doctor, but still in the 16th year of the

Poll: Who is India’s Big Black Back Mole Like Donald Trump is America’s?

Share with your Friends Share List Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry 1

I cried Last Night When Retd. Major General G D Bakshi shed tears, but immediately regretted it!

Like every other nationalist Indian, I cried last night when a retired army officer had to shed tears to convince people of the importance of Indian National Flag and how many people have died to save its honor! It brought tears to my eyes, that

Why Valentine’s Day is more Indian than Western

Like a friend giving many solutions to love problems, there are as many views on celebrating Valentine’s Day as there are people in India. Everyone has a unique understanding of the festival ,whether it should be celebrated or not, whether people should be beaten for

This is Kiku. Kiku made us ROFL, but has been jailed for the same. Support Kiku! Be like Kiku!

Comedy Nights actor and Comedian Kiku Sharada has been arrested for mimicking a self-styled Godman, Sant Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh ji and has been sent to 14 days of police custody. He was arrested from Mumbai by Harayana Police. Oh, I guess we don’t have

Featured Posts

Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)