Begging- A Social Problem In India?

Begging. It is one the social ills that our country has had to face because of its unprecedented rise in population over the past decade and subsequently a lack of job opportunities. All of this collectively adds up and a majority of the population resort to ‘begging’ in order to sustain themselves.

Social Experiment- Picaption!

Would a particular photograph act as the stimulus to a similar set of reactions in others, in comparison to that experienced by myself? And if there is a variation, how will it affect the view points of all the others who are engaged in the same activity.

B o r e d o m .

‘ A generation that cannot endure boredom will be a generation of little men, of men unduly divorced from the slow processes of nature, of men in whom every vital impulse slowly withers as though they were cut flowers in a vase’ -Betrand Russell, British philosopher. As defined in the pages of Wikipedia, ‘boredom is…

Just Greeking- Day 1!

Stinyamas!
That was the only sort of preparation I had done before the trip to Greece, the word translating to ‘cheers’. Thus, before the trip had even started, we were all in the right mind space in order to enjoy it to the fullest.

Free Will: An Illusion?

The chain of events that lead you to commenting or reading this article may not be a result of free will, it may be a predetermined chain of events. Or was it?

Yesterday’s Shadow Cast On Today.

The harsh rays of the sun had always caused her to give in to her temptations, at least that was what was said about her. Her endless flowing streaks resembled the soot on the face of a coal mine worker, her eyes all too soft for her sharp jawline. Sunaina was revered by the residents…

Doing Nothing!

Almost from the time my conscious memory serves me, I had always been told to, ‘Do Something’- be it engaging in some sort of activity or listening to music. I could never just while away my time lazing around and watching the tele and me being naive, tried to abide by this ideology and everything…

Travel For The Memories!

“We leave something of ourselves behind when we leave a place, we stay there, even though we go away. And there are things in us that we can find again only by going back there.” -Pascal Mercier  This quote captures the essence of travel very aptly, communicating to us how traveling must not be…