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A Loving Tribute to My Gurukul!!!

A Loving Tribute to My Gurukul!!!

पिता धर्मः पिता स्वर्गः पिता हि परमं तपः। पितरि प्रीतिमापन्ने प्रीयन्ते सर्वदेवताः॥ What should I write about you was my first thought when I started writing this article. Paa you cannot be described in few words as words will fall short among your towering personality. I still don’t know what relation I share with you. For the whole world, it is father and daughter, but for me, it is the soulmates. You have been the Spiritual Anchor, a Philosophical Guide

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A Father–Daughter Tradition of Our Own: Viva el Fútbol!

A Father–Daughter Tradition of Our Own: Viva el Fútbol!

My first glimpse of the sunrise after pulling an all-nighter was not at a teenage pyjama party; nor after studying for my exams all night long. It was after a late night World Cup football match being played in faraway Mexico. Exhilarated after a particularly goal-some match, my father turned my attention to the open skies beyond our living room veranda. ‘Oi dekh,’ he said, pointing outside, and that’s how a 12-year-old saw the dark

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At The Altar We Met

At The Altar We Met

A father-daughter relationship has a charm of its own. There’s a deeper sense of conviction that bonds this relationship so strong and secure. I had penned this poem at a time when I was a member of a student team championing the cause of educating people on the ill-effects of female infanticide. A few of my heart-to-heart conversations with the fathers we interacted with has found their reflection here. But beyond all this, I’ve tried

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