Travel musings – Mehrangarh Fort, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India

The bamboo curtains of our childhood are a thing of past now. I feel they were better compared to the polyester curtains that we are using these days – synthetic fibre which are not able to shield us well from the heat wave.Nostalgia hit us at Mehrangarh Fort where these bamboo curtains protect the fort…

Fantasy fiction musings

Fantasy fiction keeps me sane, it makes me believe that things will be fine in the end. There is another world, a writer’s world, that can transfer you into a fantasy filled arena. This place is magical and maybe it helps me keep my inner magic (if that is a thing!) in place.And the one…

Travel photo – Mehrangarh Fort, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India

सुनो बात मेरी –अनोखी हवा हूँ।बड़ी बावली हूँ,बड़ी मस्तमौला।नहीं कुछ फिकर है,बड़ी ही निडर हूँ।जिधर चाहती हूँ,उधर घूमती हूँ,मुसाफिर अजब हूँ। Caption taken from Basanti Hawa by Kedarnath Aggarwal

Women’s Day musings

For years, I have felt that if women are to be deemed equal to men, we shouldn’t ask for special rights or privileges. I feel the same about Women’s Day too. Why a special day for us and why not the same gusto for Men’s day too? Yes, I agree that we have been oppressed…