Monthly Archives: July 2013

Lesbian? Sorry no employment here..

Yes, a household staff was removed from employment because, well she happened to be a lesbian.  Post the discovery of her sexual preference by the employer, the staff was asked to leave.  The fear that, what if she attacks/ makes … Continue reading

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‘Goat Days’ by Benyamin- Book Review – Acting the goat, takes a new dimension in ‘Goat Days’

  There are some books you want to write about after reading them, ‘Goat Days’ by Benyamin, is one such book for me. Ever since I began reading ‘Goat Days’, I was unable to keep it down; I kept turning … Continue reading

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Banarasi sari, the royal fabric of Banaras, a dying art

A recent interview in The Hindu about the famed Banarasi sari, and the CSR effort of the TAJ Group of Hotels (part of the socially conscientious Tata Group) in keeping the age-old ancient weaving art alive, brought back memories of … Continue reading

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Faith is …

What is faith? Faith is belief. Faith is a complex emotion. But is it a necessary emotion to have? Personally, I think it is; the emotion helps the person to grow, to nurture and to heal. One could have faith … Continue reading

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