MEGA ARTICLES, Rajnandini Sahu, Shadow of Sin

SIN – A MESSY STATE OF MAN

Five-year old Blessy came back from school scared that day. The Dictation answer sheets had been distributed in class and she had committed two mistakes, thus losing two marks. She thought she had written all correct spellings and hoped to score full marks. Now what awaited her was a nice piece of her mother’s mind.… Continue reading SIN – A MESSY STATE OF MAN

SNIPPETS, True Freedom

THE DREAM OF A FREE CITIZEN

The dream to tread on the free soil of their beloved motherland was a dream left unfulfilled for the countless named and unnamed martyrs of India’s freedom struggle. Long nights of intensive strategising, violent and non-violent protests, famous slogans like ‘Go back Simon’, ‘Quit India’, ‘Give me blood and I will give you freedom’, boycotts… Continue reading THE DREAM OF A FREE CITIZEN

Hidden Talents, Poems, SNIPPETS

YOUR HEAVENLY ADORNMENTS

Beautifully designed are you, Immaculately framed, Exquisitely crafted, And wonderfully gifted.   A glance at yourself, And you may seem to find no giftedness whatsoever, Swimming alongside the tide, Perhaps the desire to be gifted has long before died.   Never an encouragement to explore, Never the will to do more than the usual chore,… Continue reading YOUR HEAVENLY ADORNMENTS

Hidden Talents, SNIPPETS

THE ART OF SPEAKING

Speak of talents, and my mind goes on a scanning spree into the different compartments of my brain. There are quite a few things that I keep doing on a regular basis apart from my daily schedule (which can be categorized as talents), like – writing (poems, articles on select topics, lessons from life experiences… Continue reading THE ART OF SPEAKING