Endless
Poetry

Endless

ENDLESS   Writhing in pain, Of disbelief, The agony Replaced the guilty relief In darkness A life hovers, A future so bleak fate offers. Mind wanders, Given up on life The soul smothers The hurt of the flesh, Deeper and deeper Minutes of solitude That relief receives Yet again floods …

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Poetry

Inner Conflict

I weep discreetly, it’s like someone is squeezing my heart out, I don’t know for how long I’ll be able to bear this pain, This pain which has got neither rhyme nor a damn reason, Even then I wouldn’t come out of my shell to show the world, I’m afraid …

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a sweet phase of love
Poetry

a sweet phase of love

Turning to the phase in life of a girl When cheeks turn red and eyes go pearl The day each girl waits for When eyes search someone far and far Sensations increase, emotions magnify And all world complexities, little heart justify Even I waited for such a day Oh! So …

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Void Ado
Poetry

Void Ado

Time takes facials , From the Deep Dark Night Oh…; the crazy face for me , I borrowed Crackers Conflicts. I washed my face With red wine   from the rising sun Tried to lend peace From the root of Holy cross; The love begins there-The Cross. The    mirror of love …

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Incognito | Youthopia
Poetry

Incognito

Something I need now to envelope myself, And I become invisible to this world, erasing… Fading, without a trace… Somewhere into the thin air, Could be felt but never seen, becoming one with nature, Which is eternal but changing and transmuting…one into another, And another into one another, the cycle …

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The Age of Reason
Book Reviews

The Age of Reason

After skeptically watching it lie in my rickety, little bookshelf, gathering dust for the last couple of months; I reluctantly picked up Sartre’s ‘The Age of Reason’ on a friend’s insistence. Reluctantly because I had known of Sartre’s fame and I know nothing about post-modernism, but the experience of reading …

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The lesser known Dance Styles
Art Beat

The lesser known Dance Styles

Hip hop, salsa, contemporary, ballad, belly dancing, kathak, bharatnatyam are the first few dance styles that will come to one’s mind (especially in India) when asked about dance style. But it’s time to update the knowledge of dance styles by acquainting yourself with these truly amazing dance forms. Let’s get …

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I ll Wait For You
Poetry

I’ll Wait For You

The clothes I wear are tattered. My life is like this barbarous wind passing by I often perturb about this obscure night For me, there is darkness everywhere My hair tells my story I am shabby, dirty I feel abandoned Like sand, I am gritty I can see myself on …

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Perfect Blend of Mythology and History: The Krishna Key
Book Reviews

Perfect Blend of Mythology and History: The Krishna Key

In today’s times, where we hear elders saying all the time that we youngsters are away from our heritage more than ever before, The Krishna Key proves to be a game changer. ‘Krishna was the eighth Avatar of Vishnu – a manifestation of a form of energy that we shall …

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Malgudi Musings: Simple, yet magical!
Art Beat

Malgudi Musings| R K Narayan

R K Narayan is perhaps the most beloved Indian author of all times. It would be tough to find any book-lover in India who is not well acquainted with Narayan’s works. His creation of a fictitious Indian town, Malgudi in his major works remains etched in the memories of all …

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