Sita

Sita Sita,  epitome of wisdom, loyalty and sacrifice  Was she so speechless amidst patriarchy at play? Was she so meek, not to reprove her husband from sending her away? Janaki daughter of King Janaka and Sunaina was as beautiful as a newly bloomed lotus. Elder sister to Urmila, Mandavi and Shrutkirti was a vision ethereal, a … Continue reading Sita

The Uncalled Call: My Story

                                                                      I flipped on all the lights and brought a jar of cool water and glass from my little kitchenette to my somewhat spacious drawing room. Before flopping on the bean bag which was my routine. I turned on the Sony music system to a melodious Kishore- Asha number. That was also my … Continue reading The Uncalled Call: My Story

Ayasam: Epic Tale of King Gavi

  It is 1800 BCE Saraswati valley civilization is at its peak. River Saraswati flows in the Aryavart with speed of a horse, coming down from the great Himawant and brings to her dwellers prosperity and fertility. It’s a tale of our forefathers, beginning and an end of an ancient civilization which buried itself with … Continue reading Ayasam: Epic Tale of King Gavi

Song of life, A Poetic Retelling of Mahabharata

Song of Life A Poetic Retelling of Mahabharata Pleased to announce, the kindle release of my book, Song of Life, poetic retelling of Mahabharata Mahabharata the epic poetry with 24000 shlokas is worlds largest poetry is imprinted on Indian mind. There are numerous adaptations, interpretations and depictions of Mahabharata. Every state of India has stories … Continue reading Song of life, A Poetic Retelling of Mahabharata

Growing Wings to Fly

Dedicated to all wonderful women trying hard to free themselves of humiliation, undue compulsions, hardships, restrictions in marriages  Who is free of burdens? I thought,  Tears flowing incessantly, body perspiring in panic, having knots in stomach Trying to unshackle myself from prisons innumerable,  Failing, losing breath; falling into an abyss deplorable Journey of my life … Continue reading Growing Wings to Fly