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Divide and Rule

Divide and Rule

मुझे कुछ समझ नहीं आता.. समर्थन या विरोध.. दोनों ही समझ से परे.. जौहर गर्व या शर्म नहीं, किसी खास वक़्त में, चन्द लोगों द्वारा, अपनी समझ व परिस्थिति अनुसार, “करो या मरो” के तहत लिया निर्णय मात्र था.. भंसाली का इस विषय पर फिल्म बनाना, उनकी प्रकृति अनुसार ही […]

by February 6, 2018 Articles
Jamini Roy

Jamini Roy

What do you think, can be achieved by bright colors, straight lines and exaggerated curves? Well, when the brush is wielded by the brilliant Jamini Roy, I would say seven colors and few lines, would create nothing less than magic. As I visited National Gallery of Modern Art and looked […]

by February 6, 2018 Articles
Kamala Das

Kamala Das

Kamala Das, one of the few Women Poets, who munched no words, when it came to men and their so called love.. her poems remain etched on mind and heart long after they are first read. First time reading her during my Master’s, I was taken aback.. here was a […]

by February 1, 2018 Articles, Events
69th Republic Day Parade

69th Republic Day Parade

Watching brave Soldiers march, as their white gloves rise and fall perfectly in tandem with measured foot steps, is hypnotic. Smartly dressed soldiers, impressive retinue of tanks and missiles, well decorated horses and camels, foot tapping music .. here flutters my heart… I am proud to be an Indian and […]

by January 26, 2018 Articles
Handwritten Constitution

Handwritten Constitution of India

As we celebrate the 69th Republic Day, I feel proud to be a part of the largest democracy in World with the longest ever handwritten Constitution! Yes, many of us may not be aware of the fact that the original copy of our Constitution, was the result of beautiful calligraphy […]

by January 26, 2018 Articles
Albert Einstein: Turned the Universe Upside Down

Albert Einstein: Turned the Universe Upside Down

How easy it is to read a Scientific theory in your school syllabus and learn it well enough to pass the exams, and yet remain oblivious to the hard work, delays, disappointments and heartbreaking episodes, the founder of theory must have endured! As you must have guessed from the title, […]

by January 20, 2018 Articles
सावित्री बाई फुले

सावित्री बाई फुले

“तुम स्कूल नहीं जाती” सवाल सुनकर, दो पल पहले खिलखिलाती लड़की सिर झुका कर कहती है “न दादी कहती है, पढ़ने वाली लड़कियों की आंखें फूट जाती हैं” न जाने किस मूवी या सीरियल में देखा था ये सीन कभी, पर आज सावित्रीबाई फुले के जन्मदिवस पर, ये बात दिमाग […]

by January 3, 2018 Articles
कहानियां

कहानियां

टैगोर की कहानियां जब भी पढ़ीं, लगा वे कहानी नहीं, एक पूरी दुनिया रचते हैं.. किरदार, आसपास का वातावरण, उसके संस्कार और क्रियाकलाप, सबका एक विस्तृत फलक.. शायद इसीलिए मुझे उनकी कहानियां अक्सर छोटे छोटे नाटक लगे, जिन्हें स्क्रीनप्ले में बखूबी ढाला जा सकता है… शरतचन्द्र की कहानियां, अलग ही […]

by December 12, 2017 Articles, Editors Desk