I wonder how it is that when someone pulls down something dear to you, even if you have been pulling it down yourself–your hackles are raised enough to defend it tooth and nail.

One can learn to tackle hate, but how does one cope with humiliation and the very negation of one’s identity?

The message has gone loud and clear that the poor of India, across religion and castes are eligible for the highest awards and offices of the country—our PM is OBC and our President belongs to SC.

The journey has been long–painful at times, exhilarating at others, but coming full circle has never been so enriching.

Do we inherit quirks and eccentricities from our parents? This one is for the genealogists.

I have often wondered about what makes a friendship either tick or zonk out.

Try out this easy-peasy tender mango pickle. But hurry up. They are available only for a very short period at the beginning of summer!

The humble idli has gone places and is even celebrating a World Idli Day! #WorldIdliDay

These scientists just study the appearance, habits and behaviour of mosquitoes. But do they tell you whys behind their behaviour? No Sir!

The meal served in a temple is nothing short of Anna Brahma, a special gift from the Lord to His devotees.

A Vishnu temple has saltless items as naivedyam for the Lord, while another temple dedicated to Lord Murugan has Munch chocolates!

The concept of naivedyam goes beyond the mere act of offering, investing it with a sacred and spiritual significance

Much like how India was symbolized by elephants and snake charmers, the Kumbh had been reduced to a spectacle of the Naga Sadhus.