WARNING: Women … DO NOT READ THIS POST !!

WARNING: WOMEN …. DON’T READ THIS POST !!   FOR MEN ONLY (On Woman’s Day):   On this Woman’s Day lets all take a pledge to give Equality to Women.   Lets make an effort to give the Women their Rights.   Lets give them the Right to Freedom, Freedom to live their life the…

“Happy Woman’s Day”, He said…..

She sat on the floor on her haunches, her back to the wall, her eyes looking out of the window. Her hands grabbing her saree around herself, more for comfort than for covering herself up. She had been sitting there throughout the night, waiting for the sun to rise, waiting for another day to start….

The Slapping of Sanjay Leela Bhansali

I wonder why Sanjay Leela Bhansali was slapped around in Rajasthan?   Was he making a Documentary on Rani Padmavati?? No!!   I remember there was an outrage over Bajirao Mastaani too.   So, what exactly do the people of India think?? That these movies based on audience wooing scripts are actual realistic depictions of…

#NotAllMen —- The Other Side of the Looking Glass

He was 3 years old as I walked him home, from his kindergarten. His tiny sister craddling in my arms. We passed a rickshawala arguing with his wife on the street. The man slapped her, snatched the money out of her hand, pushed her to the ground. I hastily pulled my son with me and…

I Am An Indian Woman …. And MY Safety is MY Responsibility…

I went out with my girlfriends to party on the crowded streets of a Metropolitan city, they came out in large numbers and molested us…… But my safety is my responsibility so… The next time I went to a discotheque, it was enclosed and had bouncers, they came into the place and beat us up…

Sorry Women…Just 4 Children Wont Do !! Now We Want 10 !

While we were still trying to cope up with the last challenge of having 4 kids, these guys have gone ahead and changed the norms again. Seriously !!! What is with these Sanghis and their changing rules?? Now, Vasudevanand Saraswati, who is suppposed to be a Hindu Spiritual Leader has urged the Hindus to have…

Tera Kutta Kutta, Mera Kutta Tommy !!!

When Mohan Bhagwat wears a Khakhi Half pant and makes a statement about how Hindu Women should have 4-5 kids and someone ridicules it by calling him a “Chaddi” a “Walrus” or how misogonyst his statement is …… its not mocking.   When a Muslim Woman is given lectures on “Female Liberation” because she wants…

Pink …… A Movie Review

*** Shoojit Sircar’s Pink tries to take on the misogynistic mindset of the Indian society and highlight the importance of consent while having sex.   While, the movie does manage to do a fairly good job at addressing this social evil and bring forth something which is talked about almost daily on news channel debates,…