Food is Identity. Years ago when I was in school, a new girl had just joined the class, she was from the North East of India. On her first day she brought two small tiffin boxes, the first had rice and the second had a vegetable curry which looked very different to the normal Indian… Continue reading Food, Identity and Racism
(This post is a part of our series on Young People who are making the world a better place) FGM or Female Genital Mutilation is something much more common than we think it is, it's a medival and horrendous practice that has survived and thrived over the years. It is not only a huge violation… Continue reading The fight against FGM/C
Forgotten Hero's- Jerome D'souza SJ A while ago, I was reading about the history of the Jesuits in India and I came across a name that rang a very familiar tone, a few Google searches later, I discovered the life of Father Jerome D'souza SJ, the more I read about him, the more I was… Continue reading The Jesuit Priest and India’s Constitution.
On one end of my street is busy Brigade Road, filled with people and shops selling almost everything under the sun, on the other end of my street is the quaint St. Mark’s Cathedral, my father and I have gone there for the Sunday morning services for many years now, always a pleasant feeling listening… Continue reading Church Street, Diversity and Bangalore
Like many others, I haven't cut my hair since the lockdown, while it was very tempting to try cutting it at home, I resisted the urge, I told myself- what if they suddenly open the lockdown, you will have to step outside and you'll have a disaster of a haircut, don't risk it! Fortunately, the… Continue reading I went for a haircut
The world is undoubtedly facing an unprecedented crisis, across the world Governments have advised people to take a number of precautions. As responsible citizens of the world, it's our duty to be cautious and to take recommended precautions. In times like this, let us put our full faith in Science and let us take a… Continue reading COVID-19 Advisory