For the Glory of Sports

Media portrays the World Champions in any sport as superhuman. People worship them as they worship their own Gods. But these champions are not bestowed with magic powers. The Universe didn’t add any chemical X inside them when they were born. They are people like you and me and the next-door-neighbour. But what separates them…

Glorious years of TATA

“Well, let me dive into the depths of time, And bring from out the ages that have rolled A few small fragments of those wrecks sublime, Which human eyes may never behold.” The year 1839 saw the birth of an eminent personality when the eagle pinion of India was chained by the shackles of British…

Assimilation and not Destruction

India is a land of ancient cultural heritage. From time immemorial India has taught and preached the lesson of peace and harmony to the world. “Help and not fight, assimilation and not destruction. Harmony and Peace and not dissension”, these famous words were spoken by Swami Vivekananda. The appeal of his words was so great…

Why not feel Bright

Today everything seems so bright, And I can see the seven colours unite To form the white There’s a hidden meaning To everything I look, And whatever I do Is chronicled in God’s book. There’s a new world far yonder this And a longing to have the bliss To be there with the new Disremember…

One step at a time

It was 10 pm on the 1st of April. I was walking towards my hostel alone. Suddenly, I heard a woman screaming. For a few moments, I froze and was scared to death. But then, soon I realized it was my phone ringing and there on the screen flashed ‘Bhootni’ calling. Somewhere at the back…

Back-to-School in 22nd century

It was a cold winter morning. The sun had not yet risen. Twice the doorbell rang. Harry was annoyed. He did not want to come out of his warm cosy bed and face the chill of a December morning. But 5 o clock was the usual time when he had to collect his milk bottles…