Einstein, yeh kya kar daala?

While browsing through Facebook. .. I came across a man staring at me with a huge smile on his no- nonsense kinda face. He said: My son has improved dramatically in Science and Math. I am relieved. It obviously is an advertisement for online tuitions. But what caught me is Math and Science. In my teaching career, I have come across […]

October 2016 – Munnar, Thekkady and Backwaters.

I am a Delhi bred Keralite and my father made sure that I visit each of our relatives based there during every summer holidays. But in the first 24 years of my life, I visited no other place in Kerala, other than the cultural capital of Kerala: Thrissur. (It happens to be my home town) My parents were not travelers, […]

Scream, I should and I will

Indians are docile. And Indian women are definitely docile. From the time we are born, we are taught to not raise our voices and sit properly. We are instructed to not show exhilaration of any kind. Politeness and ‘nazar’ both are reasons. ‘Chup raho. Excited mat ho. Nazar lag jayegi’. Heard it enough. Success has to be secretly admired and […]