In honour of the festival of lights…

Today, India celebrates Deepavali or Diwali, the festival of lights. Like any other festival, there is a story, or rather several stories behind this particular festival. Being the diverse country that India is, different parts of the country celebrate this festival for different reasons. In South India, (where I hail from) it is celebrated in … Continue reading In honour of the festival of lights…

Life Update #2

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Hello everyone, How have you been? I know it's been months since I went off the radar. This was one of the longest unexplained breaks I've ever taken. I'm really sorry! I have missed the blogosphere. So much has happened over the course of the last few months. I managed to land a great job … Continue reading Life Update #2

Twenty years of Harry Potter Magic!

On this day, exactly twenty years ago, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone hit the book shelves, setting up the foundation for a magical, literary phenomena spread over several books (you can't forget the spinoffs!) and multi-million dollar movie franchise. It's been twenty years since wizards, witches, and Muggles became mainstream! It's been twenty years … Continue reading Twenty years of Harry Potter Magic!

Plant a tree and beat your smartphone addiction!

You know you are way too addicted to your phone when your battery runs out at least twice a day. You might try to stay away from the phone but the different notification dings end your resolution. đŸ˜‚ *beep beep beep* "Oh, that's Whatsapp" *plink plonk* "Yay! I have a new WordPress notification!" *cling clang* … Continue reading Plant a tree and beat your smartphone addiction!

That was one hell of an Academy Awards ceremony!

The Academy Awards are the most anticipated events when it comes to the Awards circuit. It also happens to be the only award ceremony that I watch loyally, every year by even compromising on sleep. I can be a morning person (and by that I mean crack of dawn, hours before sunrise) on the day of … Continue reading That was one hell of an Academy Awards ceremony!