Women power or Gender stereotype? 

This blog is post Navarathri effect I would say. Three incidents that triggered my thought process to write this blog I was conducting a session for young working girls on future aspirations, work and life. While I asked a question “how many of u believe in women power” everyone proudly raised their hands Except one….

The Fear The Curse

Last week while myself and hubby were driving back to Bangalore, our car got an issue and we were stuck in a forest area, around 6 PM, where there was no street lights, monkeys around and NH road.  We spoke to Chevrolet showroom , which was 45 kms away and they were very proactive. Though…

Simple Seven Tips : How to handle harassment at workplace 

Harassment is harassment ! It can happen at a public place, within a family , with neighbours , with office  too. But the difference is , frequency of general office harassments are very high and we need proof , we have to fight a lot spoiling our own peace of mind to react !  Any…

The art of loving to cook

Important disclaimer : This blog is not about me 😀 Yeah, I do love to cook, I do enjoy cooking, but I really really envy this lady for her passion and art of cooking.  I have a friend, well a Punjabi now a Malayali , whom I met as a Hyderabadi. Oh she is in…

The real modern woman : IDMF Series

After a long gap, I am penning down an article on IDMF – I Define My Fashion series. I love sarees, I do love modern dress. At any cost, I prefer my bindi and jasmine / rose flowers on a pleated hair is my favourite. But the so called “Bangalored life” made me get short…

Extrovert doesn’t mean ‘Sex’trovert

“Ah, she looks like a nerd, I don’t think we can click on her .. dude” “I am sure she is gonna be an easy wicket if you try, she is such a chatterbox and very friendly” “Look at her, such an introvert and serious one ! You sure will get a slap if you…

Simple Seven Tips : Understand feminism Correctly

That was the most brilliant and wanted topic taken in the tamil television show “Neeya Naana” on 18th Dec’16 : “Angry Young women” Vs “Normal women”. I of course started watching the show with total support and part of “Angry young women” category as I have also penned down several articles on feminism. Over the…

Rape is not the end

Till I was 29 years, I had always thought that once a female is rapped she will be dead. That is what I have seen in movies, that is what I have read in newspapers, that is what I have seen society talking. Only while  Leslee Udwin had made her documentary on Delhi rape case – India’s…

A woman’s career

It is almost an un-documented fact that the man in the family has to work to earn for living. The woman in the family need / need not work, based on the family’s financial needs and her interest. But, her work is to take care of the family – from cooking till cleaning. That is…

To the next gen IRAIVI

It is 4 and half months since “IRAIVI” movie got released. The movie had multiple reviews including positive and negative comments. This was definitely not upto the mark of Jigarthanda and Pizza, not a Kartik Subburaj authentic one. But, what is nice about the movie ? The message is “oh lady, don’t depend on men, live…

A PINK review

Just like we all know, this a ‘female-oriented’ movie. “So, must be some feminism topic or women empowerment topic where they show men as worst and women as great” “One more bakwas movie just singing in chorus for the girls and their asses” “now what is not there for women ? who is keeping a…