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Happiness is a two way street!

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Not everybody has the courage to come back to their hometown after a successful internship at UNESCO to pursue a dream that wasn't even clear at that point, meet Shraddha Jain, from Jaipur the woman who did this and then some. Shraddha is the founder of Art घर, an interactive and collaborative platform for art events, ...

Hilarious and Gay, Meet Navin Noronha.

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Stoner. Self-made. Self-centered. Gay bear. Rookie hedonist. - Navin Noronha, 2017. While I don’t care much for generational elitism, many would agree that the comic scene in India currently is going through it’s ‘Golden Age’. Fresh, stereotype-defying, and having no affinity for bullshit, we are exposed to great content from great comics everyday. Enter Navin Noronha. In ...

In Praise of Differences.

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Mumbai is often cited as the city of dreams, and however clichéd that might be, it is also true. I have spent my entire life in Mumbai, and although I’ve travelled and lived in numerous cities in India, my heart resides here and for good reason.   If there’s one word I’d used to describe Mumbai, it’ll ...

Artist Feature: Sayok Ray

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Sayok Ray is a Mumbai based multidisciplinary artist, whose form of expression can be described as a bit sombre and cynical where death and the futility of the human existence seem to be recurring themes. Shaped by artists such as Tim Burton, Satyajit Ray, Salvador Dali and Eddie Vedder, Sayok believes that the beauty of ...

Extraordinary Tales from Uttar Pradesh Narrated through the Eyes of Ordinary People.

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Grandmas are perhaps India’s best storytellers, enlightening and transporting young minds to the lands of yesteryear, when times were different, almost magical. That’s the vision that Tanuja Chandra has tried to encapsulate in her book, ‘Bijnis Woman: Stories of Uttar Pradesh I Heard from my Parents, Mausis and Bhuas’, albeit in a quaint manner. A ...

9 YouTube Channels Worth Following

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Addiction is perhaps the worst of all vices. It makes you lose control over your life which results in a landslide of all your arduous dreams and aspirations, making you spiral down into a void of self depreciation and despair. Me? I’m addicted to YouTube. I spend more time than I’m happy to admit on this giant ...

Of Hippies and Happiness

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Some of my weekends are spent lazing around the house annoying my mum, or maybe catching up with friends for some banter. Others are spent partying till the early break of dawn followed by days of regret over poor choices. Well. Last weekend was different. Last weekend I attended the Lil Flea. The Lil Flea is a ...