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ईश्वर

ईश्वर

कभी-कभी मन करता है बहुत कड़वा बोलूँ.. नकार दूं तुम्हारा अस्तित्व.. चींखकर कहूँ कि तुम्हारा दर्प मुझे दंश सा चुभता है.. तुम्हारा होकर भी न होना, मेरे आत्मविश्वास को खंड खंड कर देता है.. इच्छाओं की वेदी पर धू धू जलती साँसों से पिघल चुका है मन.. तन आत्मग्लानि की […]

by June 30, 2016 Articles
The Show must go on

The Show must go on

Life has an uncanny habit of hitting you, when you least expect it. The problems one keeps pondering over, are miraculously solved in a dream. The airtight situation, one can’t seem to get out, suddenly pops open like a can and the pent up energy simply flows out. In fact, […]

by June 26, 2016 Articles
Earth 1947 :Movie

Earth 1947 :Movie

Just finished watching Earth 1947.. For the uninitiated, it is a movie directed by Deepa Mehta, released in 1998.. set in Lahore in 1947, and runs through the partition phase, spanning over a few months.. starring Nandita Das as Shanta the Aaya, Aamir as Dil Nawaz, fondly called Ice candy […]

by June 13, 2016 Articles, Review
Ijaazat : Movie

Ijaazat : Movie

नसीर, रेखा और अनुराधा पटेल की इजाज़त.. देखी और बस सोचती रह गई.. गुलज़ार की इस फ़िल्म को हम में से ज़्यादतर लोग माया के किरदार की वजह से जानते हैं… मेरा कुछ सामान तुम्हारे पास पड़ा है.. को कौन भुला सकता है… पर जब से मैंने ये मूवी देखी, […]

by June 12, 2016 Articles, Review
Glass jars

Glass jars

At times, we feel so lonely, as if we are the only person alive on an uninhabited island after a shipwreck. Though, it would be an adventure, imagining yourself as Tom Hanks, single handedly, carving out a life on a lonely island, I do understand that for us, normal people, […]

by June 1, 2016 Articles
Constructive Criticism

Constructive Criticism

Stumbled upon a complex phrase today : Constructive Criticism. What is it, I am trying to decipher without success. Everyone loves being admired, praised, being talked about, appreciated but a few frank words may change our entire outlook. It’s never easy to digest a cutting analysis, howsoever deep in import […]

by May 10, 2016 Articles
Expectations

Expectations

All my life, I have been expecting. Expecting a good life, expecting happiness, cooperation, love, respect, appreciation, approval. All my actions have hitherto been done with an eye on the result. If I am moving a file in the office, I expect it to be approved as such by my […]

by January 11, 2016 Articles
Life Lessons

Life Lessons

Life is not about meeting others’ expectations or competing with them. It is all about exploring yourself. The world may best be described as a school, where hundreds of students are learning important life lessons. No one is inferior or superior, though the superficial grade system does categorize them into […]

by January 9, 2016 Articles