यादों की निर्जन बस्ती में,पोटली लिए फिरा करती है झुमका,रिंग, हँसी,काजल,इमरोज़ के इश्क से इश्क करती है

यादों की निर्जन बस्ती में,पोटली लिए फिरा करती है झुमका,रिंग, हँसी,काजल,इमरोज़ के इश्क से इश्क करती है

Month: December 2015

Let’s shout her name, loud and clear – Jyoti Singh

Let’s shout her name, loud and clear – Jyoti Singh

The last day of 2015 and I write this tribute to the girl who united us all, who not only fought back a gang rape but gave our conscience a well needed shake or should I call a Shock. She was called Nirbhaya, she was […]

Away from HOME…….

Away from HOME…….

How relaxing is a cup of tea Beneath the vertical rays While people come and go in the talks Sunshine reflects in mom’s greys That morning paints a lovely scene From the hues on the skies And wildly through the lonely trees The wind of […]

I wish you a little santa

I wish you a little santa

We all are running, running in the race called Life and yes is the run really smooth. Breaks and stumbles all along the path. We fall, We break down, We are bruised and we decide to give up, not to run any further.  The pressure […]

In memory of Peshawar Attack

In memory of Peshawar Attack

I was asked to pen down a memoir for a blogging challenge, i was wondering what to write and suddenly Facebook popped up a memory, memory of 16 December 2014, the day when in Peshawar school children were brutally murdered, a day when we were ashamed to call ourselves […]

I feel unsafe when……..Part 1

I feel unsafe when……..Part 1

“Today there is no country in the world, not one, where women and girls live free from violence. Protecting women’s rights to live in dignity, free from violence, requires our deliberate, urgent and sustained action,”                     […]

And nothing remained the same

And nothing remained the same

I write these verses someday you will know they all are meant for you Look for me search for me and you’ll find my words hiding behind a name a rhyme in the spaces between white and black in the humming of music in the […]

जन्म से मृत्यु के बीच बहती – सरयू नदी

जन्म से मृत्यु के बीच बहती – सरयू नदी

  13 साल बाद मैं अपने पैतृक गाँव “नवली” पहुंची . नवली, गोरखपुर जिले में सरयू नदी के किनारे बसा एक छोटा सा गाँव है. वही सरयू नदी जिसका वर्णन रामायण में है. इस गाँव का प्रत्येक व्यक्ति गर्व से बताता है की श्री राम […]

Can’t Do without………Reading #BlogChatter #Prompt

Can’t Do without………Reading #BlogChatter #Prompt

The first time I read an excellent book, it is to me just as if I had gained a new friend. – Oliver Goldsmith I can’t do without reading. Flipping the pages and inhaling the mesmerizing smell of a new book never fails to give […]

Change the way you travel……….Be a responsible tourist.

Change the way you travel……….Be a responsible tourist.

  When an area starts being visited by tourists, there are bound to be some social and cultural impacts of those tourists on the host community. Look at the above picture .You know what does it depict? It shows the crowds that swarmed the Ostional […]