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This is a mundane post

Those who know me well already have one eyebrow raised at the title of this post.  I don’t want this blog to be mundane.  And even more I don’t want my life to be mundane – I crave meaning and purpose.   625 more words

Dharavi Slums, Mumbai

If there’s one thing I’ll remember most about Mumbai it’s the emotional rollercoaster I’ve ridden since I landed 3 days ago. It’s just impossible to walk around this city without constantly flitting between excitement, frustration, confusion, happiness, sadness and bewilderment. 1,131 more words


Last Week Tonight

This post is one that really should have come out a week ago. I have no excuse other than pure laziness (I really needed this Diwali break). 2,093 more words

SLUMS and their impact on the urban society | Zigverve

The now-popular images of a young Ayush Khedekar and Rubina Ali masterfully portraying a tale of life in Danny Boyle’s “Slumdog Millionaire” with a backdrop of a society wanting of basic lifestyle facilities outlines the general perception of slums. 242 more words


India: Where Kids Rule the Land

As many developed countries face the crisis of an aging population, they can only dream of a state where half the population is under the age of 25. 1,088 more words