India, People

Defeating Child Abuse- One Blue Ribbon at a time.

(This post is a part of our series about Young People who are making this world a better place) There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.”   — Nelson Mandela, Former President of South Africa According to the Mayo Clinic, Child Abuse is any… Continue reading Defeating Child Abuse- One Blue Ribbon at a time.

#Racism, People

Food, Identity and Racism

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

India, People, poetry

She’s India

India is Gandhi, Patel, Shashtri and Nehru India is Sadbhavna, Satya, Swaraj and Ahimsa India  is Kashi, Kali, Jaganath and Meenakshi India is Shivaji, Akbar, Ashoka and Babur India is St. Francis Xavier, Sri Krishna and Sheik Salim Chishti She is the towering figure of Indira, Vajpayee and Rajiv, India is the snow capped Himalayas, She… Continue reading She’s India

humanity, People, politics

The Election is over.

  Indian elections are loud, vibrant, colorful, and huge affairs with large amounts of money spent, this year, however, witnessed an election which was marred with hate speech, petty mudslinging and several incidents of political violence, political discourse hit new lows everyday and the country was sharply divided into two groups of people who were… Continue reading The Election is over.