Menstrual Hygiene – A Handy Reference for young girls

Menstrual Hygiene – A Handy Reference for young girls

by Abha Kothari, October 16, 2017

Most females attain “Menarche” or the First Menstrual cycle by the age of 11 – 14 Years. During this time their bodies are going through rapid physical changes, thanks to puberty. And Menarche adds a new dimension to the whole development process. Menstruation is a biological process transforming a girl’s … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk… Period!!

Let’s Talk… Period!!

by Abha Kothari, October 16, 2017

After I became a second-time mum, I decided to take a break from my corporate career and spend some quality time with kids. It was during this time, my interaction with fellow women increased, started to have endless gossip sessions over tea and snacks, visit to parks with kids, visiting … Continue reading

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A Reason to Get Up in the Morning

A Reason to Get Up in the Morning

by Ashwina Garg, October 5, 2017

Remember when you were eight? Your mother was yelling at you, you had homework to finish and you were tired from a full day of school. Yet, nothing in the world could stop you from meeting your friends in the neighborhood park for your daily game of cricket. It was … Continue reading

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The Intoxication of Beauty

The Intoxication of Beauty

by Ashwina Garg, September 21, 2017

People all around the world have always aspired to good looks but it seems as if in recent times, the standards of beauty have reached unattainable heights. While obsessing about their looks used to be a woman’s domain, men are quickly catching up in this department. In fact, they are … Continue reading

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The timeless letter writing

The timeless letter writing

by Kavya Krishna, September 21, 2017

Handwritten letters are so much more than a piece of paper and pen. One puts their heart and soul into it, penning down all the feelings, while writing to their loved ones. Writing the letter, posting it, the other person waiting in anticipation, receiving it, and reading what the writer … Continue reading

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Internet is net of possibilities

Internet is net of possibilities

by Abhinay Renny, September 20, 2017

Internet is net of possibilities. Being connected to the near ones and dear ones, we’re also connected to whole bunch of humans who doesn’t miss a chance to  hurt us. In the age of blinking fingers and clicking eyes, it’s easy to reach out anyone. It’s easy to receive information … Continue reading

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Progress of Rural India

Progress of Rural India

by Kavya Krishna, September 18, 2017

When we talk about Rural India, we tend to visualise the agriculture, and the major part of the population living there. Although the truism that India resides in its villages may still hold true, there is an increasing difference between how the villages are perceived, and the ground reality. The … Continue reading

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Finding Your Purpose in Life

Finding Your Purpose in Life

by Ashwina Garg, September 13, 2017

There’s a lot of talk these days about finding your purpose in life. From millennials to housewives to IIT-educated engineers looking to switch careers, everyone is searching for their purpose in life. Finding one’s purpose has become so popular that there’s a million-dollar industry spawned by the universal desire of … Continue reading

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Gender as a Spectrum

Gender as a Spectrum

by Kavya Krishna, September 13, 2017

Through the lens of Tiq Milan & Kim Katrin Milan’s TED talk,           ‘A queer vision of love and marriage’ In this heartfelt and candid TEDWomen 2016 talk, Tiq Milan and Kim Katrin Milan talk about the unusualness of their relationship – a transgender man and a cis-queer woman unified … Continue reading

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Decoding humans

Decoding humans

by Tejaswi Kasarla, September 13, 2017

The beginning of twentieth century has been a breakthrough for understanding of the human heredity and biological information. This profoundly destabilizing scientific idea was that of the discovery of the gene. It is the representation of the irreducible unit of a larger whole — the gene is the basic physical … Continue reading

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