If Fat Shaming Is Wrong, How Is Skinny Shaming OK?

There was fat shaming for so long. Now we’re skinny shaming people because of a very consumerist ideal of a woman’s body. Not ok! Have these things happened to you while you were growing up? Advised “You should wear traditional Indian attire it will make you look healthier and mature” or “Beta thoda weight gain karlo…

An ode to Sikkim

Today I will write you in a poemOf  the mountains walking with rugged feet,And picking daylight from its retreat Of roads rolling up to the small villages;Amidst tall buildings in Gangtok and passes From curve to curve meandering charmer,Collecting prayer flags that mutter, Of rustling rivers flow in streamFilling mighty valley with its gleam, Of…

Sikkim Travel Experience

SIKKIM EXPERIENCE From endless rocky roads, snow-covered peaks, blue frozen lakes, clean green waters, small quintessential towns to alpine meadows Sikkim got me a lifetime of memories in the first impression itself. Sikkim is located between Nepal, Bhutan, and Tibet and is one of the most prosperous states of our country. We were five friends…

Travel Tips and Facts about Sikkim

The state of Sikkim located in the North Eastern part of our country, is usually not on many tourist list – but it should be. The lack of information about this state especially the North Sikkim makes the journey challenging. The state and its tourism are divided into North, South, East and West regions. Gangtok…

PLACES TO VISIT IN GANGTOK

Sikkim’s capital is a vibrant hill station with valleys and mountains around. The rich culture infused in every corner of this place is enough to find one’s inner peace. Entry to Gangtok: The nearest airport to Sikkim is Bagdogra in Siliguri and the nearest railway station is New Jalpaiguri in the state of West Bengal….

Forever, I go

Gasping up the steep slopes With wind infusing some hope, I make a sudden thrust Beneath the valley like wanderlust. With sunrise on face like a warm caress From the blue mountain that evanescence; To see ray of glare emanate through plain Bringing pastels to barren terrain. And out again I turn and go, Sink…

Lohagad Trek

About the Fort Lohagad Fort as the name suggests means Iron Fort (in Marathi), is situated about 50kms from Pune in the hill station of Lonavala. The Fort is located in the mountain ranges of Sahyadari and is said to be about 2000yrs old. This fort has been declared by the Archeological Survey of India…

“I see you”

In dingy lit land of yesterday, Lasting murmurs recall for you Sometimes hidden, sometimes unveiled Between scattered smiles and twinkling eyes With memories in mind, I see you. Nights and Days floating away; In stormy drizzles and breezy downpours With accompanying singing ragas, I see you Echoes of laughter and magic of life, Long drives…