I believe Religion, among other things, make life meaningful for humans. When you are going through the toughest times, you turn to your faith and search for answers. No Religion ever asks you to cause harm. But the irony is that in the above cases, people have used their Religion to cause harm and they aren't even aware of it!
I've compiled a long list of Series to watch. There are two types of lists here: One recommended by me and the other is based on popular opinions received based on Instagram polls. Happy Watching!
My sister joined her first job at Google in Oct 2019. Following the Chinese New Year Holidays, she came home in Jan and soon after that, the world was rapidly reporting cases of Coronavirus. Flights were being cancelled, China was reeling under the virus attack and we decided that her going back wasn’t an option. … Continue reading Home Coming and Hugs
Covidiot (noun) - Someone who ignores the warnings regarding public health or safety. A person who hoards goods, denying them from their neighbors. "Did you see that covidiot with 300 rolls of toilet paper in his basket?" Source: Urban Dictionary As Covid 19 majorly spread across countries, this was a new word coined as it … Continue reading Go Corona, Corona Go!!! Some Funny Covidiotic Moments.
Mabud Ali earns a living by selling cow’s milk. He has two cows; an Indian and a Jersey. But now he has an additional income. He sells 1 Kg of cow dung for Rs. 500 and 1 liter of cow urine for Rs. 500 on the streets of West Bengal, all thanks to Coronavirus. In … Continue reading Busting Myths and Fake News on Covid – 19
The services we’re highly dependent on are the ones that give us food, keep us healthy, handle our money and dispose the dead! Additionally, since we lack ethics, the Police becomes the essential sector because we've reduced education to 'means to earn a living' rather than 'means to life'. But there's more!
Peep into my thoughts on the 8th Day of Quarantine
There are so many different sections of the society that work tirelessly to fight a calamity. But it isn’t the calamity alone that they have to overcome. A million other factors pop-up in between. Some of them might be the direct effects trickling down but some of them are completely unforeseen and mostly man-made.
My sister who was working in Taiwan had come home for the Chinese New Year. Since she knew people from that area, she was more informed about the situation. That is how it is, isn’t it? If you are associated with a place that’s going through tough times, you know the plight of the people there. It is through her that I realized that the situation in China was gruesome!
I am living in an apartment that generally gets super-noisy due to all the children. These days, I hear the birds clearer than ever, the canal and the woods from my window look so eerie and unbelievably beautiful and if you sit quietly and listen, you can hear the silence trying to communicate to you.
Hola Everybody! This year, I am participating in the April A2Z Challenge along with Blogchatter. For those of you who are here for the first time, I am Ranjini, a Chartered Accountant from Kerala, working in Bangalore. I have been blogging since 2010. If you like my writings, you can also follow me on Instagram … Continue reading April A2Z Challenge – Theme Reveal
He stealthily painted the skies, the clouds, the hills and trees and right when he was rinsing his paint brush at the pond, I caught him. Red-handed. Or rather Silver handed, as the color of the Sun was dripping from his paintbrush, leaving the pond in a shimmery silvery-grey hue almost like a portal into … Continue reading Reflection of the Creator
The bouquet was taut in my hand with a beautiful paper protecting it. Or perhaps, protecting my hands. It was funny! Why would my hands need protection now? After all that I had been through! I didn't ask for it. I didn't want it. 'You are married. I am not the one you should give … Continue reading The Perfect Crime Scene
Grey Old Eerie Brimming with stories If you look carefully, you can see forms, like wisps of smoke trying to enter the house like humans do. But they can't. They can't open a door. They cannot be given warm hugs and invited home. They just pass through the walls. Unseen. Unheard. They've no bodies To … Continue reading Old, Eerie Souls
PEELING PAINT That long lost memory that resurfaces Like a blow on your face, And you are torn between wondering Where the memory has been all this time And the intensity of it. You feel it all, The way you felt it for the first time. Only to feel so deeply and do nothing That … Continue reading Nothingness that Enbraces Me