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Shadow Lines riddhiculous

We all have certain favourite fictional characters and it is not that you get to meet their namesakes every day. But, once you do, do you compare them with their fictional counterparts? Do you have an image in mind for every character you have read in books? So, is my…

tata zica marathon indiblogger

Now, it might sound like a ridiculous headline. But, trust me it is a question that only people with “high-energy” can understand. Someone who has been hyperactive all his/her life and has been subjected to this “peppy” question. Meaning: Peppy – (pĕp′ē) – Full of or characterized by energy and…

Riddhiculous Impact that made our present better

We are celebrating the Real Heroes, people with such passion that they can bring the “needed” change in action and in our purpose. We won’t ask you if you remember these people because we know the answer. It would be a big NO. Well, these are the people who helped…

Riddhiculous happy feet home

A dusky girl, sitting amidst giggling kids, clad in a salwar kameez with dark kajal lined eyes smiled and waved at me. Perhaps that was and will always be my first recollection of Mansi Shah. A young highly energetic and lively girl who is definitely #madeofgreat. Switch to Mr.Goldilocks a.k.a….

Riddhiculous Origami Cranes for peace

Recently for some work related research I read about a very different sort of tradition in Japan. It spoke about the tradition of folding 1000 origami cranes. If one folds 1000 origami cranes it is said that the wish of good health is fulfilled. Thousand Origami Cranes (千羽鶴 Senbazur) is basically a…

Riddhiculous A note to Myself

  Dear You–me, A lot has happened in the past few months. You have matured, cribbed, sulked, laughed and cried over what has happened. You have felt happy, ecstatic, moved, and loved. You have been through goods and bads; happiness and sorrow; highs and lows. (and they say this is…

When I was busy collecting my thoughts at India Gate, joined by a couple of friends and a few unknown people, a little boy in a tattered vest and boxers came running towards me asking for a candle. He enquired “Didi yahan kya ho reha hai?” I, in my very…

A cup of life!! ek pyala zindagi The Station master left home just like always– coaxing his wife for not getting up on time. It was routine. She never did wake up and he never stopped cribbing. Champa, the maid, was again late for work. While Mrs. Kanta was furious…

”  No is Yes“ NO– Pronunciation [noh] Definition: Nay; not; not at all; not in any respect or degree; a word expressing negation, denial, or refusal. Before or after another negative, no is emphatic. Practical definition– Ya; yes; yes definitely; Why not?; a word implying affirmation, challenging; Dar gaya? No…